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Start the most difficult conversation American isn’t having- the conversation about our end of life preferences


Talking About Death

Medical Societies Spearhead End Of Life Care This piece was first published in Chicago Medicine (page 18-19). LMM President Randi Belisomo is a contributor. Bernard “Bud” Hammes, PhD, has spent a lot of time on the phone lately. The balding, spectacled but tireless medical ethicist for La Crosse, Wisconsin, Gundersen Health System has been enthusiastically fielding […]

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Chicago Seniors Begin “Starting the Conversation”

Visitors to the Northwest Levy Senior Center will begin “Starting the Conversation” today, as Life Matters Media co-founders Mary F. Mulcahy, MD and Randi Belisomo join an effort in conjunction with the City of Chicago Department of Family and Support Services to engage senior citizens in considering their end of life care preferences. The organization, […]

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City Of Chicago Senior Centers To Join Effort In “Starting The Conversation”

Senior citizens across the city of Chicago will soon learn how to start a conversation about their end of life preferences with their family members and their physicians, as the Chicago Advisory Council on Aging approved a plan to welcome Life Matters Media, an organization dedicated to enhancing essential dialogue among health care decision makers, […]

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Debbie’s Story

Accompanying Report: Delivering The Bad News, by Andrew Thurston, M.D. Friends and family often wonder how I can give bad news day in and day out – how I can stomach it, how I can come home at the end of the day and not feel crushed by an overwhelming sadness. How I am happy and satisfied […]

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