Death Friendly Communities Ease Fear Of Aging And Dying
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Death-Friendly Communities Ease Fear of Aging and Dying
Improving death-friendliness offers further opportunity to improve social inclusion. A death-friendly approach could lay the groundwork for people to stop fearing getting old or alienating those who have. (Shutterstock)Julia Brassolotto, University of Lethbridge et al
Death looms larger than usual during a global pandemic. An age-friendly community works to make sure people are connected, healthy and active throughout their lives, but it doesn’t pay as much attention to the end of life.