Communication and Preparation for The End-of-Life


The processes of death and dying differ more than ever. Technology and medications make it often a slow and drawn out process. It’s often a difficult thing to come to terms with and talk about.

Today, we’ll explore the findings and advice of one documentary “Consider the Conversation” which shares ways to bring up this subject around loved ones and others- to prepare for the future.


  • Michael Bernhagen (co-producer of “Consider the Conversation”
  • Terry Kaldhusdal (co-producer of “Consider the Conversation”)
  • James Cleary, MD (Director of Palliative Medicine at UW Hospital and Clinics)

Read More:

  • The Official “Consider the Conversation” Website

NOTE: This is a repeated segment of “All Sides” that originally aired on July 20, 2011.

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