Starting a conversation as elderly loved ones age

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NBC Nightly News
Aired on December 12, 2012

It is difficult for families to talk about death and dying, but by proactively resolving complicated end-of-life issues it’s possible to stave off future financial worries and stress.

NBC’s Dr. Nancy Snyderman reports.

See the video (2:45) at NBC Nightly News

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Last Updated ( Wednesday, 12 December 2012 21:01 )  
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1 Wednesday, 12 December 2012 21:41
Nancy Walker (AMBIS)
The importance of talking about end-of-life choices -- and overcoming resistance to the conversation -- will be the keynote presentation at our annual meeting in February. It's great to see this topic gaining visibility in leaps and bounds!

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