Guest Articles

Faith and the End of Life

April 23, 2015

By Barbara Karnes, RN The definition of the word faith from the Free Merriam-Webster Dictionary is: fidelity to one’s promises; sincerity of intentions; belief and trust in and loyalty to God; belief in the traditional doctrines of a religion firm…

Death with Dignity Movement

Public Displays of Cancer

January 23, 2014

There isn’t much to add to the ongoing cultural conversation about Lisa Bonchek Adams, a woman with stage 4 breast cancer who is using Twitter and the blogosphere as a platform to tell her life’s story,…