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Everyone Dies (Every1Dies)

Health & Wellness Podcasts

A thoughtful exploration of everything about life-limiting illness, dying, and death. Everyone Dies is a nonprofit organization with the goal to educate the public about the processes associated with dying and death, empower regarding options and evidence-based information to help them guide their care, normalize dying, and reinforce that even though everyone dies, first we live, and that every day we are alive is a gift.

A thoughtful exploration of everything about life-limiting illness, dying, and death. Everyone Dies is a nonprofit organization with the goal to educate the public about the processes associated with dying and death, empower regarding options and evidence-based information to help them guide their care, normalize dying, and reinforce that even though everyone dies, first we live, and that every day we are alive is a gift.

Location:

United States

Description:

A thoughtful exploration of everything about life-limiting illness, dying, and death. Everyone Dies is a nonprofit organization with the goal to educate the public about the processes associated with dying and death, empower regarding options and evidence-based information to help them guide their care, normalize dying, and reinforce that even though everyone dies, first we live, and that every day we are alive is a gift.

Twitter:

@every1dies1

Language:

English


Episodes

15 Ways to Help a Grieving Child

7/8/2022
Learn 15 simple ways you can help a grieving child. We celebrate the life of the "Candy Bomber" and Claire talks about life immediately after her husband died.

Duration:00:37:00

What is Involved in an Organ Transplant?

7/1/2022
We previously have had the pleasure of interviewing Stevan Lemke who talked with us about being diagnosed with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (Courage in the Face of Lung Disease). This week we have a second interview (from 9/2020) in which he takes us through the process of being evaluated for a lung transplant, the wait, the surgery, and the postoperative experience.

Duration:00:44:37

Pleasures at the End of Life

6/24/2022
Wine in a hospital palliative care unit? If you're in France, of course! Learn about the research backing the importance of having pleasures at the end of life. Claire joins us again to share her experience immediately after the death of her husband.

Duration:00:39:32

Comfort and Honor

6/17/2022
Today we focus on comfort - how Arlington Ladies make funerals a time of comfort and honor, and a doctor that smuggled a beer to comfort a dying patient.

Duration:00:42:51

What Are Military Funeral Honors?

6/10/2022
Have you heard of full military honors but not really sure what it is? Learn about who is eligible and the traditions and ceremonies honoring our nation's heroes.

Duration:00:49:40

Celebrating Life as a Community with a Jazz Funeral

6/3/2022
This week we visit New Orleans for a jazz funeral. Learn how the community joins the remembrance with gratitude and life-affirming defiance as they celebrate!

Duration:00:33:45

Getting Creative with a Theme Funeral

5/27/2022
Are you or your deceased loved one a fun-loving type? Is a somber traditional funeral not for you? We have several ways to liven things up by using a theme funeral, from a Star-Wars themed procession, to creating special keepsakes, to something a bit more risqué! It's all about celebrating life and the kind of person that lived it.

Duration:00:54:21

Choosing Funeral Music - Songs to Wake the Dead

5/20/2022
Music is an integral part of our lives...why shouldn't it be our final statement at our funeral? Learn all about selecting funeral music in this episode.

Duration:00:27:16

Virtual Funeral - Using Technology to Bring Everyone Together

5/13/2022
In this day and age, loved ones are scattered all over, making the traditional funeral difficult. In the height of the pandemic, large gatherings were not even allowed, necessitating an alternative. Virtual funerals and memorials are a way for loved ones to connect and honor the deceased while sharing memories, no matter where they are. Learn all about the options in this episode.

Duration:00:44:32

How Do I Talk to Children about Death?

5/6/2022
Learn developmentally-appropriate ways to talk to children about death and some tools to help you in your conversation. Learn also about the background of Key Lime Pie and a special perspective on death of a family member from Thích Nhất Hạnh.

Duration:00:40:57

Need ideas? Here's 10 types of funerals to consider

4/29/2022
This week we talk about 10 types of funerals to consider in your end-of-life planning. Clare Luckey shares how she became a caregiver and brain cancer widow.

Duration:00:46:46

Psychics Who Can Communicate with Pets

4/22/2022
Have you ever looked at your pet and wondered what they were thinking? This week we talk to Rae Ramsey - a Pet Communicator/Pet Psychic. Rae realized she had this gift when she was in kindergarten and can talk to both living and dead pets. We also learn about the importance of funeral potatoes in Mormon culture.

Duration:00:42:44

The Vital Secrets of Desairology

4/16/2022
Learn about the art of desairology, the unknown history of Chop Suey, and we have a special guest: Claire Luckey, the "Grieving Bitch" on Instagram. Claire is sharing her grief journey and life challenges as a 34-year-old widow living in New York City.

Duration:00:32:28

What You Can Do to Help a Grieving Pet

4/8/2022
Do pets grieve loss of their housemates? We talk about the results of a recent study and what you can do to help them adjust. We also share some special thoughts on pet loss and a strange cake from the past - Tomato Soup Cake!

Duration:00:38:56

Memorializing the Dead through Photography

4/1/2022
Is photographing a deceased loved one morbid or a way to memorialize and help with grief? You decide in this episode on post-mortem photography. In addition to our recipe of the week, Marianne shares her new favorite obituary.

Duration:00:29:23

How to Pick Burial Clothes and Dress the Deceased

3/25/2022
Have you had the experience of deciding what a deceased person is to wear to their funeral? Not only do we want to honor them by choosing clothes, makeup and jewelry representative of them in life, but also need to consider the practical aspects of funeral preparations. This show will guide you about what clothes to pick, and hopefully to give some thought to what you would like to wear.

Duration:00:29:31

Should I Have a Funeral?

3/18/2022
It may be tempting to forgo a funeral and proceed straight to burial, but there are some important reasons to observe this important ritual. Listen to learn why.

Duration:00:27:33

All About Cemeteries

3/11/2022
In this episode we explore cemeteries: their origin and evolution, traditions, even symbols and meanings of things you might see on headstones. We also learn about a memorial reef using cremains, and the Queen's cemeteries for the royal family pets.

Duration:00:39:27

Everything You Wanted to Know About What to do with Cremation Ashes

3/4/2022
How do we memorialize a loved one using their cremation ashes? We share several unique ideas and considerations. Listen to learn more!

Duration:00:25:21

Water Cremation - The Green Option

2/25/2022
Do you like the thought of your body nourishing the earth when you die? Water cremation is a green and cost-effective option you may want to consider. Listen to learn more!

Duration:00:20:04