The lawsuit contended doctors at Baystate Medical Center (BMC) performed an autopsy, removing several organs, without the required consent of next of kin.
Filed under: Death Care News, Death Investigation on July 31st, 2010 | No Comments »
“What I’ve learned is that grief doesn’t go away,” one participant said. “It walks beside you. You learn to live with it.”
Filed under: Death & Dying, Deathcare Training, Grief and Grieving on July 29th, 2010 | No Comments »
Unfortunately, lack of dietary discretion too often results in pets ingesting toxic substances, emergency visits to the veterinarian, and large medical bills.
Filed under: Death Care News, Pet Loss on July 27th, 2010 | No Comments »
It is expected that in the next 40 years the senior population in this country will grow by 147 percent.
Filed under: Death & Dying, Death Care News on July 25th, 2010 | No Comments »
The number of U.S. law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty surged nearly 43 percent during the first six months of 2010.
Filed under: Causes of Death, Death Care News on July 21st, 2010 | No Comments »
These new funeral planning services provide access to knowledgeable advisors 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Filed under: Death Care News, Wills & Estate Planning on July 20th, 2010 | No Comments »
Over the years, PLANET has contributed more than $2 million to this national landmark.
Filed under: Cemeteries, Death Care News, Deathcare Careers on July 15th, 2010 | No Comments »
Hospice Foundation of America (HFA) is pleased to announce the launch of the Hospice Information Center for families, friends and professionals.
Filed under: Caregivers, Death Care News, Grief and Grieving, Hospice on July 12th, 2010 | No Comments »
In a recent Associated Press/Petside.com survey, more than 40 percent of pet owners surveyed said they are worried they wouldn’t be able to afford health care for a sick dog or cat.
Filed under: Death Care News, Other Legal Matters on July 6th, 2010 | No Comments »