More than 5 million Americans lost a loved one to COVID, and the ripple effects could lead to serious illness down the road.
By Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News
The last year has been one of grief and sorrow for so many around the world. A new book by acclaimed author Chimamanda Adichie explores her recent personal loss after the death of her beloved father, and the multi-faceted grief…
By Jeffrey Brown, Anne Azzi Davenport
Miscarriage occurs in 15% to 25% of diagnosed pregnancies, bringing heartache to millions of people, many of whom blame themselves. In most cases, however, miscarriage is due to random genetic errors.
By Rochanda Mitchell, The Conversation
Even amid the pandemic, some art exhibitions are opening to the public. "Grief and Grievance" at New York's "New Museum," a timely examination of race and racism, is one of them. Black artists explore the aspects of loss in the…
By Jeffrey Brown, Lena I. Jackson
Sometimes it's the little things that get us through the hard times, and for many people crossword puzzles can serve as an escape. Author David Leavitt shares his humble opinion on the importance of this daily memento.
By Isabella Isaacs-Thomas
Regardless of your circumstances, it’s likely that this moment is impacting your mental health in one way or another. Here are some tips.
By Malcolm Brabant
Many Western societies have not had to face death at the scale of COVID-19 since World War II, nearly 75 years ago. Could the grim reality of the coronavirus pandemic change the way we deal with life and loss? Special…
By Amna Nawaz, Mike Fritz, Rachel Wellford
The spread of COVID-19 has dramatically altered the way Americans both live and die. We asked our viewers to share their stories about losing loved ones during the pandemic, whether to COVID-19 or to something else. Amna Nawaz reports on…
By Maya Trabulsi, KPBS
A group of mothers whose children were murdered are taking their tragic stories to inmates imprisoned for committing violent crimes. The perspective shared by Mothers with a Message encourages prisoners, some of whom will never be released, to understand the…
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