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Book Review: In the Midst of Life

Summary: Commentary and anecdotes about death, dying, and medicine. My rating: 4/5 *This post has affiliate links. In the Midst of LifeĀ is different than the other books by Jennifer Worth. I wasn’t expecting what I got at all and I … Continue reading

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Review of Making Rounds with Oscar: The Extraordinary Gift of an Ordinary Cat

Summary: Dr. Dosa is a geriatrician who works at a nursing and rehabilitation center. Some of the staff members point out that one of the facility cats, Oscar, seems to be able to predict when residents will die as he … Continue reading

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Review of Hospice Hounds

Summary- Hospice hounds follows two therapy dogs as they help families with terminal patients. Amazon Link My Rating: 4/5 This was a book that made me cry again and again. It is extremely emotional and if you are an animal … Continue reading

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Review of; An Honoring Death: A Primer for Families

Summary- A first person account of a woman and how she spends her mothers last days. My rating C This book was very good and touching but in some cases I felt it dragged on a bit more than I … Continue reading

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