With Respect to the Reaper
- Good grief, my mailbox runneth over with love. Hetrick, Bruce // Indianapolis Business Journal;4/4/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p46
Presents insights and recollections of the author in handling heartbreak and grief from the loss of his wife due to cancer. Efforts of his family, friends, and colleagues to help him recover from his personal tragedy.
- A grief deferred. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/02/2000, Vol. 321 Issue 7273, p1420
Shares the author's thoughts on his postponed bereavement for a deceased brother, who died as a child 32 years prior. Clinical information on bereavement; Role of the author's status as a parent in reviving the grief; Visits paid to his brother's grave; Belief in God.
- TRATAMIENTO DEL DUELO: EXPLORACIÃ“N Y PERSPECTIVAS. Romero, Verónica // Psicooncologia;2013, Vol. 9 Issue 2/3, p377
The mourning is the emotional reaction because of a death. These reactions are universals; affect at the different dimensions of the individual and usually to be expressed in a diverse way depends on the culture where it is developed. The complication of the process of the mourning entails a...
- Spiritual beliefs may affect outcome of bereavement: prospective study. Walsh, Kiri; King, Michael; Jones, Louise; Tookman, Adrian; Blizard, Robert // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/29/2002, Vol. 324 Issue 7353, p1551
Abstract Objective: To explore the relation between spiritual beliefs and resolution of bereavement. Design: Prospective cohort study of people about to be bereaved with follow up continuing for 14 months after the death. Setting: A Marie Curie centre for specialist palliative care in London....
- When to Touch. Morse, Diane // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;4/25/90, Vol. 263 Issue 16, p2225
Provides insights on death and how to comfort grieving relatives. Listening to stories about the dead person; Allowing oneself to feel for the surviving relatives; Learning that privacy can be respected too much; Need for closeness when needed despite the hurt a person feels.
- "The Baby I Lost . . . and the Life She Gave Me" White, Katharine O'Connell // Glamour;Sep2010, Vol. 108 Issue 9, p396
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of recovering from the death of her unborn child.
- The loss of a friend. Healey, Andrew // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/21/2001, Vol. 165 Issue 4, p455
Relates the authors experience of the death of a friend while in medical school. Announcement of the student's death at the end of a test; Reaction of classmates; Lessons he learned from the experience.
- Mother Nature - at its worst. Policar, Leaora // FloraCulture International;Dec2007, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p39
This article offers one reader's experiences with death at an early age and how it has been difficult for her to understand. She describes the life of her mother-in-law who was a part of the formation of the nation of Israel. Other people in her life who died at an early age are also mentioned...
- Group Grief. Tuck, Lily // Hudson Review;Winter2005, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p550
This article discusses a social group of which the article author is a member. "The Visiting Nurse Service of New York" runs two groups, one is for adults whose parents have died, the other is for adults whose life partner or spouse has died. The group meets one evening a week for an hour and a...