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  • Nebraska Medical Center announces death of Ebola patient who was a doctor
    Doctor dies of Ebola, despite receiving 'every possible treatment'
    The patient most recently treated for Ebola at Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Dr. Martin Salia, has died, the hospital reports."It is with an extremely heavy heart that we share this news," says Dr. Phil Smith, medical director of the...
  • Kara Tippets, author of The Hardest Peace
    Tippetts Chronicles her Difficulties and Triumphs, Offering Hope to the Hurting
    Life can be a lot like a roller coaster, with unexpected twists and turns. But when things go wrong and you enter a freefall, how do you cling to grace in the midst of fear and disappointment? In her new book, The Hardest Peace: Expecting Grace in...
  • Is O.J. Simpson dying? New report claims he's terminal
    O.J. Simpson terminally ill: The 'Juice' has only 4 weeks to live? [Report]
    O.J. Simpson doesn't have long to live, according to a new publication. A popular tabloid claims to have an "exclusive" on insider information of the former football player-turned actor's terminal illness. And according to the...
  • Lilou Mace David Kessler grief and dying you can grow through it
    Lilou Mace David Kessler grief and dying you can grow through it
    Lilou Mace’s Juicy Living Tour-David Kessler grief expert, and author of “You Can Heal Your Heart,” and he has also written books with Elizabeth Kubler-Ross and some books on his own. “Death, the pain is inevitable the...
  • Just fooling: Don't call the undertaker quite yet
    Just fooling: Don't call the undertaker quite yet
    Of all scenarios one can imagine personally living through, waking up dead -- or presumed so -- must surely be one of the most memorable and life-changing.Such was the case for the now-late Walter Williams of Lexington, Mississippi.Mr. Williams...
  • "The ceaseless labor of a man's whole life is to build the house of death"
    "The ceaseless labor of a man's whole life is to build the house of death"
    The French writer Michel de Montaigne, known as Montaigne, was born on this day in 1533. He is most famous for his “Essais” (“attempts,” or “trials”), and he can be said to be the father of the personal essay....
  • Death
    Worried about dying
    The phenomenon of death is hard to explain, difficult to understand and scary for the majority. It is extremely psychological, mostly because the people who worry about it the most are living. Dead people do not care. It makes you think more about...
  • Kim Kardashian
    Kim Kardashian accused of partying with sisters as father lay dying
    Kim Kardashian has revealed that she was heartbroken over her father’s death back in 2003. He was married to a woman named Ellen, who has been slamming the three Kardashian sisters several times in the press over their “coldhearted...
  • Changing the Way We Die
    Has Death Come Out of the Closet?
    It has been said that the two things you can’t escape in life is death and taxes. Have you noticed, however, that there is lots of talk about taxes yet little discussion about death? But that may all be changing.In the past month, or so, I...
  • Dying inmate Kristina Fetters released to treat cancer
    Dying inmate: Dying Iowa inmate, given life for murder, paroled to treat cancer
    A dying inmate in Iowa’s jail system will be granted parole. The inmate, dying of terminal cancer, will be freed and transported into Hospice care after being incarcerated at the age of 15 for murder, reports the Des Moines Register on...
  • Dying inmate: Convicted murder dying from cancer is granted parole
    Dying inmate: Convicted murderer, dying from cancer, is granted parole
    A dying inmate who was convicted for the murder of her 73-year-old great aunt was granted permission to leave prison to go to hospice care. The dying inmate is 33-year-old Kristina Fetters and she is currently serving a life sentence at the Iowa...
  • Merritt Island
    The pillage and plunder of Merritt Island, Fla.
    Tall trees protect the island and everything underneath from the hot rays of the sun. Thus, the forest below is set to cool and the mist that surrounds the island creates a soft and sweet scent. The light that passes through the foliage emits a...
  • God of the living
    God of the living
    Who were the Sadducees? In Israel there was no separation of church and state, so any such religious party was also a political party and Jesus’ comments about them were also political criticisms. Sadducees were conservatives believing that...
  • UFC fan and former boxing star Mike Tyson says he's on the 'verge of dying'
    UFC fan and former boxing star Mike Tyson says he's on the 'verge of dying'
    According to an Aug. 25 post from The Guardian, UFC fan and former boxing star Mike Tyson revealed that he's on the verge of dying.Tyson, 47, says he's been lying to everyone that he's been living a clean, sober lifestyle over the past...
  • How to help someone who is dying
    How to help someone who is dying
    There is nothing easy about death especially if it’s happening to someone that you love. We want to help those who are dying remain as comfortable and happy as we can. Until recently, most of the help and support came to the family and...