Latest Widowhood Stories

2014-06-29 23:03:36

Report shows that DatingAWidower.us becomes the popular dating site among those widowed people who are over 40. (PRWEB) June 29, 2014 Based on registration data of DatingAWidower.us, a recent report shows that DatingAWidower.us is one of the dating sites available online that provides an incomparable platform for widows and widowers that are over 40 years old. It is hard for those who have lost their spouses to live through each day. No one around can really understand how they feel, how...

2013-06-27 23:47:14

Author of Happily Even After: Getting Through (and Beyond) the Grief of Widowhood counsels men and women online and in person. (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 When Carole Brody Fleet lost her husband at age forty, there were no resources that spoke directly to her needs as a young widow. The books she turned to spoke only about grief, but Carole knew that focusing on grief was going to keep her in a place of sorrow. Twelve years later, she is the Founder and CEO of Widows Wear Stilettos, Inc., a...

2012-10-04 23:03:40

A guide to getting through (and beyond) the grief of widowhood from the founder of Widows Wear Stilettos. (PRWEB) October 03, 2012 Quickly becoming the "national face of widowhood," Carole Brody Fleet, founder and CEO of Widows Wear Stilettos, has become to the go-to person for comfort, wisdom, and support both for widows and those who help them. In a recent Huffington Post article, she gave some useful advice: Loyalty v. Living Again: Are you Being 'Disloyal?'. Her posts have been some of...

2009-08-07 11:01:00

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Type-A Mom Widows Editor Sherry Carr-Smith finds that there are quite a few common questions among widows when they are first faced with their new lives. An entire category of those questions have to do with money, legalities, and bills. She interviewed Alexis Neely, known as "America's Personal Family Lawyer." In the Q&A, Neely guides readers through several basic questions about legal and financial issues that new widows face. Read the full...

2009-07-28 08:23:42

Divorce and widowhood are bad for your health, even after you remarry. The impact of chronic illness lingers after remarriage, research at the University of Chicago and Johns Hopkins University shows. Even though not all wounds heal, however, you are still better off if you remarry than if you don't."Among the currently married, those who have ever been divorced show worse health on all dimensions," University of Chicago sociologist Linda Waite, co-author of a new study on marriage and...

2008-08-06 21:00:21

Please consider an interview with director/writer Dilip Mehta and producer Noemi Weis. These courageous filmmakers made "The Forgotten Woman," a quietly powerful documentary that looks at the destitution and marginalization of 20 million widows in India. These women are forced by age-old traditions to live out their remaining years isolated from and shunned by the society at large. This staggering number almost equals the entire population of Canada. As part of Independent Documentary...

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