end-of-life

A lesson from Ariel Sharon’s passing

January 20, 2014 // 0 Comments

This is not a political piece. Not by any stretch. Then again, I guess everything can be considered political in some sense. I recently began a class in my congregation on [...]

To Hospice or Not to Hospice?

September 30, 2013 // 1 Comment

I want to begin this essay with an acknowledgment: I believe hospice performs extraordinary work in life’s final stage. I know that hospice care varies from place to place, [...]

Attention must be paid!

April 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

The New York Times (April 4, 2013) carried a front page article, “Dementia Study Predicts A Surge In Costs and Cases”. Referencing a RAND study reported in the [...]
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