May 25, 2018
We were recently introduced to a project that's sweeping city after city, all over the world. It's an art project, started by Candy Chang in New Orleans, called Before I Die.
After the death of very close friend, Chang was pushed by her grief to create this project on the wall of a dilapidated building in New Orleans. ...
May 20, 2018
Edo Banach, President and CEO of the National Hospice & Palliative Care Organization, shares what he believes hospice is doing right for the patient, the family, and the community.
May 18, 2018
"Let's have dinner, and talk about death." That's the invitation that Death Over Dinner is offering to people so that they can talk about a very important subject: death.
Helen & Jerry discuss the details of how Death Over Dinner helps to engage and empower people to talk about one of the most difficult conversations...
May 11, 2018
On this 5 for Friday episode we review a website called Modern Loss. Modern Loss was started by 2 women, Gabrielle Birkner and Rebecca Soffer, after they had both experienced the loss of their parents. Rebecca was 30, and Gabrielle was only 24 when the deaths occurred.
The purpose of the website is to offer support...
May 4, 2018
May 6-12 is National Nurses Week here in the U.S. and The Heart of Hospice wants to honor all of the hard-working, dedicated, and compassionate nurses who work in hospice. Hospice nurses have specialized training to provide quality care for those with life-limiting illnesses.
In this episode, our resident hospice...