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What Matters Most: Difficult Conversations

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Yolanda reflects on how even with strong family support, facing serious illness is difficult for everyone.

What Matters Most: Support by Showing Up

What Matters Most: Support by Showing Up

Richard discusses how being present and asking hospital staff questions was how he could best support his dying friends.

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What Matters Most: Coping with the Unexpected

What Matters Most: Coping with the Unexpected

Carolyn shares how she found strength in the face of her mother’s unexpected terminal illness, so she could provide good care for her.

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What Matters Most: Persistence Pays Off

What Matters Most: Persistence Pays Off

Alice shares the importance of undeterred yet polite persistence to get family members needs met.

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What Matters Most: Communicate Wishes

What Matters Most: Communicate Wishes

Alice talks about putting a plan in place ahead of time, so family members know your preferences for end-of-life care.

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What Matters Most: Generational Lessons in Caregiving

What Matters Most: Generational Lessons in Caregiving

Armando reflects on the powerful lesson for kids, in watching parents be caregivers to elderly relatives as they reach the end of life.

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What Matters Most: Comfort in the Mother Tongue

What Matters Most: Comfort in the Mother Tongue

Armanda speaks about the importance of his Grandmother receiving caregiving in her native language, as she reaches the end of her life.

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What Matters Most: Trusting Family for Help

What Matters Most: Trusting Family for Help

Yolanda shares how trusting family is key, as she makes difficult decisions, while also facing serious illness.

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What Matters Most: Last Wishes

What Matters Most: Last Wishes

Mioshi relied on her faith for the strength she needed to carry out her grandmother’s last wishes.

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What Matters Most: Having Hard Conversations

What Matters Most: Having Hard Conversations

Mioshi says having hard conversations is key when your loved is reaching the end of their life.

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What Matters Most: Voice Your Concern

What Matters Most: Voice Your Concern

Michelle advises families to speak up when you have concerns over any aspect of care.

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