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Death and dying

Death is the irreversible end of all vital functions, and dying is the final stage of life. Throughout the world, every culture, religion, and society has its own rituals, beliefs, and practices around death and dying. By exploring death and dying in greater detail, we grow more comfortable with our own mortality.

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How to Become a Death Doula: Training, Salary & FAQs

By Erin Coriell, BA in Mass Communication/Media Studies

These 6 Things Happen To You When You Die

By Dr. Alejandra Vasquez, JD, CT

17 Famous Art Pieces About Death, Dying & Grief

By Sherrie Johnson, BA in Liberal Studies

What Does Jainism Teach About Death & The Afterlife?

By Sherrie Johnson, BA in Liberal Studies