Bereavement Articles

Death Anxiety – When a Fear of Dying is Stopping You Living

Is a fear of death secretly consuming your thoughts? Or something that wakes you up at night? Editor and lead writer Andrea Blundell explores ‘death anxiety’. Is a fear of death normal? It’s normal to fear the unknown. And, while other cultures celebrate death, such as Mexico’s famous ‘Day of the Dead’, most of Western...

Losing Someone to Suicide – What Now?

Bereavement is difficult whatever the circumstances. But losing someone to suicide can make grief even more complicated. The truth about losing someone to suicide Grief is often talked about in metaphors. It is said to be like waves — you never know if it will be a day with big waves, or small ones. Others...

The Truth About Grief and Bereavement

Yes, we all at some point lose someone we love. So we should all be able to handle and understand grief, right? Not so fast. Grief is far from straightforward. Read on for the truth about grief that might help you be easier on yourself if you have experienced a recent loss. 5 Crucial Truths...