Family & Relationships

Friends are good for us. Friendship can protect us from isolation and its accompanying depression — even from decreasing motor function.

In his 1986 bestseller Love, Medicine and Miracles, Dr. Bernie Segal asked patients if they…More

A candle is lit. A chime sounds. conversations cease as we sit in silence for…More

A few decades ago, after another disappointing holiday, I decided my beliefs about celebrations might…More

As my parents reached their mid-80’s, memory loss, Alzheimer’s and dementia emerged and began to…More