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Death Over Dinner

Media Landscape Opens Opportunity For Earlier, Better End Of Life Care: ASCO’s Inaugural Palliative Care Symposium

The prevalence of end of life decisions in current media and literature provides an opening for physicians to prompt conversations about the subject with patients, said Dr. Anthony Back, a Seattle Cancer Care Alliance medical oncologist, in remarks to the Palliative Care Oncology Symposium in Boston. Before beginning such difficult dialogue, however, he offered frameworks to […]

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Life Matters Media Hosts Chicago’s First-Ever ‘Death Over Dinner’

Life Matters Media gathered more than 50 health care providers, caregivers and curious Chicagoans for the city’s first-ever “Death Over Dinner” Thursday evening. Nearly 50 guests filled Bacchanalia Ristorante in the Heart of Chicago neighborhood for an evening of honest and open discussion about death and dying. Throughout the four-course Italian dinner, many offered stories of […]

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