end of life care http://kcur.org en Let's Talk About Death, Baby http://kcur.org/post/lets-talk-about-death-baby <p>It's one of life's great inevitables, and we don't mean taxes.</p><p>Death Cafes, where people get together to hang out and talk about death and dying, have started popping up in cities worldwide. Locally, we have two Death Cafes: one in St. Joseph, Mo. and another in Kansas City, Mo.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:10:27 +0000 Gina Kaufmann, Matthew Long-Middleton, Matt Hodapp & Christina Lieffring 57996 at http://kcur.org Let's Talk About Death, Baby Making A Plan For The End http://kcur.org/post/making-plan-end <p></p><p>Bioethics is a heavy issue to the average person, and most of us prefer not to think about death. But having a plan in place for when the worst happens is crucial.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 54709 at http://kcur.org Making A Plan For The End Addressing Death And Dying...Through A Greeting Card? http://kcur.org/post/addressing-death-and-dyingthrough-greeting-card <p>When <a href="http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/Stories/2013/February/22/Regina-Holliday-patient-advocate.aspx">Regina Holliday’s</a> husband, Frederick Allen Holliday II, went to the hospital in 2009, he was already at the end stages of kidney cancer.</p><p>The next two months were “a roller coaster,” she recalls. But during that time, Holliday remembers receiving a lot of cards from friends and loved ones.</p><p>Mostly of the “get well” type.</p><p> Tue, 19 Feb 2013 20:31:31 +0000 Elana Gordon 32216 at http://kcur.org Addressing Death And Dying...Through A Greeting Card?