Family Conversations

Final Stage Cancers and End-of-Life Preparations

September 17, 2019

This article was written by cancer blogger and editor Jean Potter. It is often quite difficult to discuss topics such as the diagnosis of a terminal cancer, what happens in the final stages of cancer, and how to go about making end-of-life arrangements, yet it is important to support loved ones during the end stages of their life, have meaningful conversations, and make a plan that is beneficial to all. 

Final Stage Cancers and End-of-Life Preparations

A Different Kind of Mother's Day

May 16, 2018

If you are lucky enough to still have your mom around, be sure to share your love with her each and every day…not just on Mother’s Day.

What did you learn from your mom this past Mother’s Day?

Although she’s your mom, she is also a person with her own life experiences that have nothing to do with you. What pieces of her story do you know? And what don’t you know about your mother?  

Recently, CreativeMornings PKX interviewed their November speaker, Barbara Bates Sedoric - Founder of LastingMatters -about her three fold journey to becoming an expert on conversations about and planning ahead for incapacity and death.

On Tuesday January 24, there will be a free panel discussion — “Navigating the Next Chapter: Charting a Course for the Future” — beginning at 5:30 Tuesday, Jan. 24, at The Falls Event Center, 21 Front St., Manchester, N.H.

Many seniors and their families postpone making difficult decisions and discussing wishes for the future. 

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