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Their Final Days

Photo Credit: National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS)

More dying people sharing thoughts about life and death. What can the dying teach the living? Quite a bit, it seems. A small but growing number of people spend their last days recording their thoughts on life


Photo Credit: Nathália Bariani

Education needed on dying well. More than a century ago, death was a social event among family and friends, occurring in the home setting and drawing the community together.

A Conversation on Death

Photo Credit: Rice-Media

“Can we please not talk about it? Hypothetical or not, it’s morbid…” interrupted an acquaintance after I had casually asked him what he thought a good death meant.