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Making Better End Of Life Decisions Starts With Conversations

Two Harvard physicians are informing Americans about what awaits them at the end of life if they opt for aggressive, life-prolonging treatments. Drs. Angelo Volandes and Aretha Delight Davis are producing and distributing short videosshowing how some patients suffer from these common treatments in an effort to better inform patients about end of life care. Image: Advance Care […]

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Life Matters Media Participates In “Great Challenges”: Caregiver Crises

Life Matters Media is proud to participate in the TEDMED “Great Challenges” program, sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The caregiver crisis has been designated as one of the twenty “Great Challenges” in health and medicine. The program’s mission is not to solve the caregiver crisis, but to provide unbiased, inclusive viewpoints of the […]

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The Future Of Caregiving Could Be A Talking Dog

Pet avatars offered as a solution to caregiver crisis at TEDMED  The thought of virtual pets evoke 1990s toy memories for millennials, but a new incarnation of such may help stave off dementia in their grandparents- and provide them  enriching social connections. GeriJoy companions, virtual “talking dogs,” are now providing pet therapy, personal companionship and […]

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