Americans make death the main topic at dinner parties

09/26/2013 | Bloomberg

Whether at formal dinner parties or family gatherings over pizza, more Americans are having conversations about death in general and about specific preferences for end-of-life medical care. A group of graduate students at the University of Washington started "Let's Have Dinner and Talk About Death," and within a month 400 people had signed up to host dinners. "This is a conversation that the entire country needs to be having," said teaching fellow Michael Hebb, who helped launch the idea.

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