NODA DNR hands

Help make a stranger's final moments less lonely

Companions help dying patients in many ways, from reading to them, praying with them, playing their favorite music, holding their hand, or just sitting quietly.
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Skin care
tattoo safety

13 tips for a healthier tattoo

While most people get through the inking process without any issues, it’s a good idea to plan ahead in case something goes wrong.
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pets and smoking

Pets suffer silently when owners smoke

Pets living with smokers are more than twice as likely to get cancer as Fluffy or Fido who live with nonsmokers, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association. Secondhand smoke has been associated with oral cancer and lymphoma in cats, lung and nasal cancer in dogs, plus lung cancer in birds. Read more >>