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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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What Happens When Someone Dies in a Nursing Home?

By Amanda Lambert, MS, CMC, ALCP

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By Dr. Alejandra Vasquez, JD, CT

List of 14 Death With Dignity Pros and Cons

By Amanda Lambert, MS, CMC, ALCP

What Does Jainism Teach About Death & The Afterlife?

By Sherrie Johnson, BA in Liberal Studies