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Newswire

The Life Matters Media Newswire aims to serve as a comprehensive portal of all news related to end of life decision making and care. We aggregate stories from other media outlets in one place- here, where you can access them easily. We also strive to produce original content covering stories we feel are receiving scant attention.




Couple Dies Together In Rare Double Euthanasia

BY LIFE MATTERS MEDIA STAFF After 65 years of marriage, a couple facing deteriorating health died together in a rare double euthanasia. Nic and Trees Elderhorst, both 91, died in their hometown of Didam, in the Netherlands. Both suffered from deteriorating physical health in recent years, with Mr. Elderhorst left with reduced mobility after a stroke […]

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Ohio Restaurant Ships Milkshake To Dying Woman

BY DANIEL GAITAN | daniel@lifemattersmedia.org An Ohio restaurant shipped mocha milkshakes to a dying woman hundreds of miles away to help brighten her final days. For nearly 50 years, Cleveland Heights-based Tommy’s Restaurant has served thousands of its famous milkshakes. But this is the first time they received such a special request. “This was my first request like this,” owner Tommy […]

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