Monthly Archives: December 2015

Ep. 17 Planning Ahead for Whole Body Donation with Kayla Hrabak

Dr. Karen Wyatt interviews Kayla Hrabak of United Tissue Network about how to donate one’s body to science after death.

In this interview you will learn:
-About whole-body donation as an alternative end-of-life option
-Benefits of being a whole-body donor
-The importance of human tissue for medical advancements Continue reading

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Ep. 16 Getting the Best Care Possible at the End of Life with Ira Byock MD

Dr. Karen Wyatt interviews palliative care physician Dr. Ira Byock about his vision for improving care at the end-of-life.

This interview will focus on:
-Defining the “best care possible” for you and your loved ones
-Why preparation for end-of-life care is important
-How to advocate with your healthcare providers for the quality of care you want
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Ep. 15 Home Funerals and Natural Burials with Merilynne Rush, RN

This interview with home funeral guide Merilynne Rush, RN will discuss after-death options for home funerals and natural burial.

You will learn:
-What options are available for home funeral or visitation after death
-How to plan a “green” or natural burial
-State regulations regarding burial
-Why “Death Cafes” are sweeping the country and how to join or lead one Continue reading

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Ep. 14 Conscious Dying: Shift from Curing to Caring with Tarron Estes

Join Dr.Karen Wyatt in this interview with Tarron Estes, an end-of-life facilitator and educator.

In this interview you will learn:
-What it takes to be a companion to a dying person
-To demystify the stages of dying
-To reduce suffering and fear for your loved one during the dying process
-How to shift from curative care to healing care at the end-of-life

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