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Grief and Loss
Find information on making funeral arrangements, dealing with financial issues, and coping with loss.

Related Articles & Books

Angel, M. D. The Orphaned Adult. Human Sciences Press, 1987.

Byock, Dr. Ira. Dying Well: Peace and Possibilities at the End of Life. Riverhead Trade, 1998.

Byock, Dr. Ira. The Four Things That Matter Most: A Book About Living. Free Press, 2004.

Caregiving & Loss: Family Needs, Professional Responses. Hospice Foundation of America, 2001.

Doka, Kenneth J. et al. Living with Grief: Loss in Later Life. Hospice Foundation of America, 2002.

Donnelly, K. Recovering from the Loss of a Parent. Dodd, Mead & Co., 1987.

Kubler-Ross, Elizabeth. On Death and Dying: What the Dying Have to Teach Doctors, Nurses, Clergy, and Their Own Families. Collier Books, 1969.

Lynn, Joanne M.D. and Joan Harrold. M.D.Handbook for Mortals: Guidance for People Facing Serious Illness. Oxford University Press, 2001.

Morris,Virginia. Talking about Death Won't Kill You. Workman Publishing, 2001.

Myers, E. When Parents Die: A Guide for Adults. Viking, 1986.

Rando, Therese. How to Go on Living When Someone You Love Dies. Lexington Books/Bantam Books, 1991.

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