NYT My Marriage Didn't End When I Became a Widow Dr. Lucy Kalanithi writes about her husband's passing and how she found a way to keep him present in her life will making a life of her own as well.
Contributor: Karlen BaderJanuary 21, 2016Topics: Keywords: / / /
NYT How Long Have I Got Left? Neurosurgeon Dr. Paul Kalanithi describes his own experience with cancer and facing mortality - and how it's opened his eyes to what patients want to hear and how doctors can best advise them.
Contributor: Karlen BaderJanuary 21, 2016Topics: Keywords: / /
washington post Doctors need to learn about dying, too Dr. Michael Nisco addresses the importance of training physicians in appropriately navigating discussions with their patients on the subjects of death and dying.
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Radiolab Sight Unseen (must download to hear) Listen to a family's reaction after learning that their son's death had been documented by a photographer embedded with a medevac team in Afghanistan.
Contributor: Francesca CiminoJanuary 7, 2016Topics: / / Keywords: / / /
NYT Murderer in the Mirror Surgeon Scott Eggener recalls the devastation of the first time a patient dies on his operating table.
Contributor: Karlen BaderDecember 29, 2015Topics: / / / Keywords: / / / /
TEDx Jean-Paul Mari: The chilling aftershock of a brush with death Journalist Jean-Paul Mari talks about his brush with death when a shell hit the building he was reporting from in Bahgdad. This discussion delves into the unseen scars that those who struggle with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder must endure.
Contributor: Karlen BaderDecember 17, 2015Topics: / / / / / Keywords: / / / / /
Button Poetry Deceit & I RJ Walker performs this emotion-provoking poem about the large role that deceit undeniably plays in our lives and careers as a tool to save others from pain.
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NPR Hard Conversations About How To Die Dealing with both Alzheimer's and prostate cancer a man discusses his options and decisions with his doctor and his spouse
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pulse_blog_banner_200x216pixels Day of Reckoning by Suzanne Minor Our patients' decisions are their own...but it may make them no more easy to understand. In this essay, Dr. Minor explores her own reactions to, and challenges with, accepting the decisions made by a patient.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinAugust 24, 2015Topics: / / Keywords: / / / /