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  • ... Paris, where Oscar Wilde spent his final days, and travels to New York's Chelsea Hotel -- home to long-term residents like Mark Twain, Stanley Kubrick, Edith Piaf, Sid ...
  • ... many ways determined by our understanding of death. While to some, death is an end in itself, to others it is the final test of ... a God or of an afterlife. For still others, the process of dying is seen as the supreme transformative change agent. This Global Spirit ...
  • ... I was up late writing this very column, I did my best to ignore it; I have heard it a few times before in our neighborhood. Twenty ... paramedics and a dozen cop cars on Atlantic. We live in Monterey Park and I noticed that some of the police cars were from ...
  • ... of what was happening in parts of town I almost never went to , like South Gate and East L.A. and just about anywhere in the Valley (I ... at the breakfast table and marked articles he wanted to clip for future reference; I often clipped them for him. Not only was the ...
  • ... full of toxic rat poisons, Coyote C-146 had the bad luck to live in a landscape full of California's most dangerous animal ... {"additionalClasses":""}]This camera trap photo shows either C-146 or one of her packmates. | Photo: NPS Brown and his ...
  • ... other day in a motorcycle accident. He was far too young to die . Such sadness is beyond words, but this friend deserves words ... someone else stood at podium and encouraged us to live our lives as our friend had lived his. These were wise words and ...
  • California's proposed aid in dying bill, SB 128, the End of Life Option Act, received yet another nod from ... the measure, which would allow terminally ill patients to choose a life-ending prescription. "We believe that this voluntary option ... pain," said Symonds, a mother. "I don't want to live my last days in a wheelchair, fully paralyzed, connected to a ...
  • ... opportunity for dignity, making sure that they are dying with their families at home with no pain. Zavala: Dr. Ken Murray is a ... resuscitation -- CPR. CPR is a staple of medical TV shows and movies. This is how it's depicted [clip from TV show ], and on ...
  • ... conductor, and teacher, had health insurance and access to a regular doctor. He didn't. He managed to see a doctor in April 2009, ... with him fairly quickly and gave him little time to live ) to deliverance (he got into clinical trials at City of Hope and ...
  • ... Die "; Los Angeles Times columnist Steve Lopez on coming to grips with his father's final days; tech guru Andrew Lih shows Madeleine Brand the hottest gadgets for the holidays. ...

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