When You Die – Dr. Jessica Zitter

By Kelly Maclean Source: When You Die Dr. Jessica Zitter, author of 'Extreme Measures' and star of the Netflix doc 'Extremis' on what she calls the 'End of Life Conveyor Belt' most Americans wind up on and how introducing Death Ed in schools could change a death-phobic culture in one generation. (...) Read More Here [...]

2018-09-26T02:29:04+00:00September 26th, 2018|

Life/Death/Law – Extreme Measures: Dr. Jessica Zitter

By Liza Hanks Source: Life/Death/Law Listen To The Audio Here In this episode of Life/Death/Law, Dr. Jessica Zitter, author of Extreme Measures: Finding a Better Path to the End of Life, talks openly and honestly about how to communicate with your doctors about what you or a loved one wants, and doesn't want, for end of life care; [...]

2018-08-21T00:47:36+00:00August 21st, 2018|

Harvesting Happiness Talk Radio – Peaceful Endings: Making Bold Choices about Life as We Age and Before We Go

By Lisa Cypers Kamen Source: Harvesting Happiness Talk Radio In this week’s episode you will learn about: Hospice, critical and palliative care medicine American health care and the elderly Dealing with and understanding the diagnosis What to expect at the end of life (...) Read More Here

2018-06-15T05:57:14+00:00June 5th, 2018|

NPR Fresh Air with Terry Gross – A Physician Considers A Better Path To The End of Life

By Terry Gross Source: Fresh Air TERRY GROSS, HOST: This is FRESH AIR. I'm Terry Gross. My guest is a critical care and palliative care physician who is among the health care professionals trying to find a more humane approach to helping people as they reach the ends of their lives. Dr. Jessica Nutik Zitter [...]

2018-10-09T16:53:24+00:00August 9th, 2017|

The Blaze – Doctor: Here’s Why People Need to Be OK With Talking About Death

By Doc Thompson Source: The Blaze End-of-life medical care is a sensitive issue that people are often too afraid to talk about until it’s too late. Dr. Jessica Zitter joined Monday’s “The Morning Blaze with Doc Thompson” to talk about why doctors and patients alike need to take a [...]

2018-01-02T19:09:08+00:00August 7th, 2017|

The Hidden Why – 376: Finding A Better Path To The End Of Life

Name of the author of original piece here Original source here “A good physician takes care of the disease, a great one takes care of the patient.” n this episode we discuss how to make the path to the end of life less sufferable. It really boils down to having congruent and available information that [...]

2018-01-02T19:09:39+00:00June 21st, 2017|
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