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Dying can be a taboo topic. Enter the death doula.

8 mins | Jan 18, 2023
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Living as though you're afraid of death isn't conducive to a fulfilling life. Sydney Page meets with Laura Lyster-Mensh, the resident death doula at Washington D.C's Congressional Cemetery, who's ready to break the taboo surrounding death and dying.

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