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2012-09-27 23:01:07

The MISS Foundation is an international nonprofit organization supporting and counseling families facing the death of a child. The October 4-6 "Transformative Nature of Grief" conference is dedicated to helping families and medical professionals cope in the aftermath of life's greatest tragedy. Now, this worldwide conference gets some help from corporate giants who get it. (PRWEB) September 27, 2012 The upcoming MISS Foundation "Transformative Nature of Grief" conference in Tempe, AZ from...

2012-09-19 23:01:05

Adavian Group, Inc., is pleased to announce the release of Circumstances of Choice by Beth Turner. A gripping literary work that skillfully weaves two key social issues: politics and human sex trafficking. Circumstances of Choice is about a contemporary family in turmoil. It is a fast paced story that challenges the status quo and leaves the reader riveted. The direction the book takes will undoubtedly leave some readers breathless. The novel examines relationships, family and patriotism. It...

2012-09-17 13:50:35

Family members who care for terminally ill patients at home can be helped by nurses throughout the course of the illness and particularly after the patient's death, according to Penn State nursing researchers. The death of a loved one can be particularly hard for those who were involved in the day-to-day care of the person. This transition can be eased by existing support from nurses and other medical professionals. "What we know is that the caregiver's primary contact with the health...

2012-09-08 23:01:54

Pathways Hospice grief support groups examine common grief issues such as coping skills, loneliness, anger, "normal" grief, and lifestyle change. Individuals grieving the loss of a wife, husband, mother, father, step-parent, grandparent, sister, brother, or friend are encouraged to attend. Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) September 07, 2012 Grieving can be a lonely process. Dealing with deep personal loss can leave people feeling alone, afraid, and not knowing where to turn. Pathways Home...

2012-07-21 23:03:27

Families including children and teens attending the HeARTful Memories workshop will create a memorial piece of art in honor of their loved ones. HeARTful Memories projects bring a family together to reminisce, laugh, cry and talk while building a lasting work of art that preserves family memories. Sunnyvale, California (PRWEB) July 20, 2012 Pathways Home Health, Hospice & Private Duty is offering a one-time grief workshop, HeARTful Memories for families including children and teens who...

2012-07-18 23:00:22

A recent study in the Archives of Internal Medicine found that physicians experience increased stress, irritability and burn out due to unresolved grief. Passages Hospice encourages its physicians to use available grief resources. (PRWEB) July 18, 2012 Doctors don't receive enough training or advice on coping with their grief, a recent study found. The study, published in the Archives of Internal Medicine, compiled interviews from oncologists of all levels and found that grief over losing...


Word of the Day
kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'