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Music for the dying: Helping patients and families

Music helps calm and comfort seriously ill patients and grieving families facing the end of life, said thanatologist Tony Pederson at the Music-Thanatology Association’s International Conference. 88 more words

Health Care

Harvest of Rubies by Tessa Afshar

Book reviews are subjective. I tend to rate books not according to how “perfect” they are, seem to be, or are said to be in general but rather to how perfect they are to me. 271 more words


Gail Collins, New York Times Feminist in Deep Thought


by Gail Collins at the New York Times

“Women are big this election season. No group is more courted. It’s great! The issues are important. 112 more words

American Culture

Things to do in Ireland- November Film Festivals

1. Cork Film Festival

Cork film festival is one of Ireland’s premier cultural events.

The festival is a major showcase for film-makers with a wide range of big budgets films, world cinema, independent movies, documentaries and short films. 141 more words


Garden Glow returning for 2014

The Missouri Botanical Garden is excited to announce its plans for an expanded “Garden Glow 2014,” the Garden’s second annual winter light exhibit. Visitors will have the opportunity to stroMBG Garden… 15 more words