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Grandparent’s Day serves a day to recognize and celebrate everything your grandma and grandpa have done for you. If your grandparents are no longer here, this day can serve as a way to celebrate their legacy and feel a connection with them.

It is estimated that 800,000 people worldwide commit suicide each year and up to 20 million make an attempt on their life. September 10, 2017, is World Suicide Prevention Day; a day dedicated to raising awareness about suicide prevention and mental health. Learn about common warning signs and how one conversation can make a world of difference to those that are suffering.

August 30, is National Grief Awareness Day. It is a day dedicated to raising awareness about how others cope with grief, how you can help others cope, and ways to raise awareness and end the stigmas many people have about those that are grieving.

Princess Diana was a devoted mother, style icon, and one of the most influential members of the Royal Family. To mark the 20th anniversary of her untimely passing, we take a look back at her life and the events that lead to her unfortunate death.

There are a number of cemeteries in the United States that are either completely green or hybrids where traditional burials take place. Click here to learn the what, why, and how Green Burials take place.

As an entertainer, he achieved success in films, television, nightclubs, and Broadway. Mr. Lewis was more than just an entertainer though, he also wrote, produced and directed several successful movies. During his career, he became a comedy icon and influenced generations of comics.

Campbell’s career spanned more than half a century and charted over 80 hit songs during his career. Some of his most popular songs included “Southern Nights”, “Galveston”, “Wichita Lineman” and “Rhinestone Cowboy”. Each of these hits reached No. 1 on the country charts and had success crossing over to the pop charts.

Throughout your lifetime you’ll have many important conversations. Talking about death is something that’s never easy but is an important conversation to have because knowing how to honor a loved one is the first step in the process of grieving.

Friendship Day is a time to celebrate some of the most important people in our lives. The loss of a close friend is never easy and can make celebrating the day difficult. Learn more about 5 inexpensive ways you can celebrate the legacy of a close friend.

Some of the hardest people to talk about death to are children. It can be a sensitive topic as you’re unsure of exactly what information you should tell them, and more so how to explain it. To help make this difficult conversation easier, we’ve compiled a list of do’s and don’ts for when you’re telling a child someone has died.