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Does Medicine Help Us Live Longer?

Posted on April 20, 2020 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Comments Off on Does Medicine Help Us Live Longer?
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Preplanning funerals is a Roanoke, VA funeral service that should be among the top 10 things on your to-do list. While modern medicine keeps holding out the promise that it can stall or even eliminate – someday – death and funerals, the reality is that you are – someday – going to die. Preplanning your […]

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Addiction, Childbirth, and Dying

Posted on April 13, 2020 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Comments Off on Addiction, Childbirth, and Dying
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When your family is at a funeral home in Roanoke, VA, the deceased loved one for whom you’re making funeral arrangements is most likely not an addicted mother who has given birth to a child in the previous 12 months. But, then again, as addiction has become a pervasive problem throughout the United States, in […]

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Mental Health and Death

Posted on April 6, 2020 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Comments Off on Mental Health and Death
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While mental health may not be discussed at funerals in Roanoke, VA funeral home, there is no doubt that some of those funerals can be directly linked to mental health. Mental health issues have a long history of stigmatization, both in the United States and in the Western world in general. We have made fun […]

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What is Comfort Care for the Dying?

Posted on March 23, 2020 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Comments Off on What is Comfort Care for the Dying?
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Before cremation as part of the cremation services offered in Wirtz, VA, your loved one may get to the place where treatment of their condition no longer offers them any benefit or they no longer want life-prolonging treatment for their condition. What they need now is a better quality of life at the end of […]

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Why You Should Consider a Do Not Resuscitate Order

Posted on March 16, 2020 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Comments Off on Why You Should Consider a Do Not Resuscitate Order
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Some of the people who have funerals at funeral homes in Wirtz, VA had a Do Not Resuscitate (DNR) order drawn up and signed by their primary care provider before they died. There are some misconceptions about what a DNR is, why people would want one, and what they mean in terms of medical care. […]

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