Posted by: drmolly in serious health issues, death on
Sep 01, 2010
Last week a childhood friend passed away at age 43, leaving two daughters, the oldest in tenth grade. A week or two before he died, his sister-in-law and I had a long talk about how to discuss his impending death with her children, his niece and nephews. What a horrible and difficult discussion to have.
Many of us will never have to face this hurdle with our children and we are lucky. Having to explain how a man who the children know and love, a