End-of-Life

The Poetry of Grief

Being at the late end of middle age, I've found that turning to poetry has helped me sort through events of the world and my own life lately. People my age and older are often sorting through bouts of grief...

/ October 24, 2017
Medicaid

Medicaid Helps Seniors and Their Caregivers

We can all agree that Medicaid should be reformed, but few people realize that it’s a major funder of long-term care services for seniors.  

/ September 28, 2017

How to Talk to Your Doctor about Death

At Chicago Ideas Week, Dr. Jennifer Brokaw spoke about the uncomfortable but vital conversations we should all have with our doctors, our families and ourselves well before we near the end of life.

/ March 28, 2017