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Excellent Medical Information Database:  These tutorials are interactive health education resources from the Patient Education Institute, US National Library of Medicine.  Using animated graphics, each tutorial explains a procedure or condition in easy-to-read and understandable language.  You can also listen to the tutorials. Click here Medical Database

New Method for CPR:  You could be a life-saver to someone you love or a total stranger after you watch this video.  It gives clear, simple instructions on how to help someone who is having a heart attack.  It does NOT require certification or mouth-to-mouth breathing.  Click here "University of Arizona" to watch the video.

The Cost of Dying: End-of-Life Care - 60 Minutes - CBS News   Check out this video-clip, approx 10 minutes.  It was aired on 60 Minutes, Sunday, August 8, 2010.  Most of the subject matter applies to Canada as well.

Many Americans spend their last days in an intensive care unit, subjected to uncomfortable machines or surgeries to prolong their lives at enormous cost. Steve Kroft reports.

Savvy Seniors Blog

Mapping Your Best Death posted on 10:10 AM, June 29, 2010
Yes, that’s “mapping” as in “navigating” or “finding your way” to a good death for yourself. It’s something most of us don’t give much thought to because we * think we have no control...
Death, Dying and How to Plan for It posted on 9:59 AM, June 29, 2010
We know it’s inevitable and that the “Staying Alive” pill is still a long way from human trials. Just kidding, we’re still at the freezing stage until they come up with something better, which...

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