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Have you had the conversation? Let’s talk.

Have you had the conversation? Let’s talk.

Discussions around end-of-life care are often seen as morbid and taboo in our culture and are therefore silenced. Although 90% of people say that talking with their loved ones about end-of-life care is important, only 27% have done so.* According to Ellen Goodman, co-founder and director of The Conversation Project, we don’t have these conversations because it seems too soon; however, as she says, “it’s always too soon…until it’s too late.” Goodman presented in 2014 … Read entire article »

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