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How to Grieve

4 Things People Who Are Grieving Want You To Know

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 08.25.2016 | Healthy Living

Whether it’s triggered by a tragic event or the loss of a loved one, grief is a part of the human experience that we will all have to endure. But h...

This Dinner Party Brings Together Those Who Are Grieving

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 02.09.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

It's difficult to talk about the loss of a loved one, but an organization called The Dinner Party is bringing people together through food to share th...

Virginia Woolf's Guide To Grieving

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 01.25.2016 | Arts

In 1895, when Virginia Woolf was 13, her mother, Julia Stephen, died suddenly -- influenza turned to rheumatic fever, and in short order she was gone....

Grieving Over The Holidays? You're Far From Alone.

The Huffington Post | Sahaj Kohli | Posted 12.21.2015 | Healthy Living

Grief is an inevitable part of life, but that doesn't make navigating it any easier. The deep sorrow that accompanies the death of a loved one, the en...

Learning to Live Again After Losing a Child

Dr. Gail Gross | Posted 02.28.2015 | Parents
Dr. Gail Gross

No parent ever completely recovers from the loss of a child. After all, this child was part of you and when your child dies, it forever alters the way in which you define your past, your present and your future.

'My Aunt Is Nearly 99 ... She Will Not Live To Be 100'

Rebecca Jane Weinstein | Posted 03.31.2013 | Fifty
Rebecca Jane Weinstein

My aunt is nearly 99. She will not live to be 100. Her photo will not be on the television recalling the date of her birth, with Willard Scott announcing she likes the opera and still volunteers. She will no longer volunteer. There will be no Today for her then.

7 Ways Get Through A Painful Loss

Posted 03.13.2015 | OWN

By Will Schwalbe The author of The End of Your Life Book Club explains what helped him endure the loss of a loved one -- in his case, his wise and ...

Is There A Right Way To Grieve?

Carole Brody Fleet | Posted 03.30.2013 | Fifty
Carole Brody Fleet

I have always taken great umbrage at anyone criticizing, questioning or opining on how the widowed handle their grief and their highly individual and intensely personal healing journeys. Unfortunately, there seems to be a lot of it going on.

The Angel of Grief

Mark Nepo | Posted 10.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Mark Nepo

Like it or not, we are all asked to be in relationship with loss and grief. Over the years, I have discovered that grief doesn't go away but teaches us how to discover our strength and resilience by staying with deep and inexplicable feelings over long periods of time.

Tips On How We Can Help Those Dealing With Grief

John Tsilimparis | Posted 10.06.2012 | Healthy Living
John Tsilimparis

Grieving is a natural and healthy response to a loss that should never be understated or taken for granted. Allowing ourselves to grieve and traverse through this painful process helps the mind and heart mend more appropriately and over time may give us some peace.

The Healing Power of Glorious Sadness

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 09.12.2012 | Healthy Living
Joan E. Dowlin

he depth of emotions can be so overwhelming that I found I often had tried to avoid the grief that has been building within my mind, body, and soul. I also instinctively knew that I needed to feel the pain to release it.