How Long Can Someone Be on Life Support? – Understanding the Basics

How Long Can Someone Be on Life Support? – Understanding the Basics

When you think of life support, you likely envision you or your loved one connected to machines via various tubes that perform necessary functions, like breathing, eating, and the excretion of non-necessary fluids. The truth is, life support can be one or all of these...
How Long Does Grief Last? Know Your Own Normal

How Long Does Grief Last? Know Your Own Normal

Grief is a strange thing. It comes and goes. Sometimes it lasts for years on end. Quick Navigation How Long Does Grief Last: The Five Stages of Grief1. Denial2. Anger3. Bargaining4. Depression5. AcceptanceHow Long Does Grief Last: A Planned LossHow Long Does Grief...
Green Burials: Trend or Here to Stay?

Green Burials: Trend or Here to Stay?

BY SHELLEY WHIZIN “All the body wants to do biologically is decompose.Once you die, it’s ‘Let me out here!I’m ready to shoot my atoms back into the universe!'” -Caitlin Doughty, Founder of The Order of the Good Death Humans have been...
The Loss of a Son or Daughter: How to Cope with the Grief

The Loss of a Son or Daughter: How to Cope with the Grief

There’s no pain like that which a parent feels when they lose a child.It’s an indescribable pain caused by something completely unnatural. No parent wants to outlive their child.But at times, illnesses and accidents take us by surprise.How can a parent cope with the...