Five Tips for Coping with the Loss of a Spouse

The death of a spouse is never easy. When you’ve chosen to build a life together, it is always hard to see it cut short, whether it lasted one year or 50.

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Five Ways to Honor Your Loved One’s Legacy

Once the funeral is over, you should consider a few ways to honor your loved one’s legacy for years to come – that’s how you keep his or her memory alive.

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Funeral Rituals Throughout History and How They’ve Changed

How did past funeral traditions differ from those of today and how have ancient funeral ceremonies influenced modern ones? Some practices are truly ancient.

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What to Do When You Notice Warning Signs of Dementia

Going through dementia is hard on be hard on both the patient and his or her loved ones, which is why early detection is critical to limiting symptoms.

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How to Plan an Eco-Friendly Funeral

Planning green burials is a growing movement that beginning to replace more traditional funeral services as more people seek to lower their carbon footprint.

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The Benefits of Preplanning Your Funeral

It might seem like a morbid exercise, but planning your funeral in advance is one of the smartest, most considerate things you can do with your family.

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Three Tips for Dealing with Caregiver Stress

Being a caregiver is an important job, but you won’t be able to perform it successfully if you don’t learn how to manage the stress that goes with it.

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Memorial Etiquette: What Guests Need to Know

It can be difficult to know exactly what’s expected of you as your prepare to attend the funeral of a friend, loved one, colleague, or peer.

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How to Make the Most of Your Retirement

Now that you’ve officially entered life after work, it’s time to relax and enjoy the fruits of your labor – but make sure you set aside time to make a plan.

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How Can I Plan a Funeral?

Talking to loved ones about funeral arrangements before the time of need will take the anxiety and financial strain out of the planning process.

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