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#Grief

From The42 Henry and Ljungberg lead tributes for Reyes after tragic death of former Arsenal star Grief

Henry and Ljungberg lead tributes for Reyes after tragic death of former Arsenal star

The ex-Real Madrid winger lost his life in a traffic accident on Saturday.

From The42 'I was a little boy, I was still lost' - Jonathan Walters courageously opens up in Late Late interview Interview This post contains videos

'I was a little boy, I was still lost' - Jonathan Walters courageously opens up in Late Late interview

The former Ireland international spoke about the death of his mother on last night’s show.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: A shock diagnosis left me a 30-year-old widower - here is how I survived Opinion

Opinion: A shock diagnosis left me a 30-year-old widower - here is how I survived

‘Something I’ve tried to live by over the past year is a lesson I learned soon after the bereavement- you honour the dead by choosing to live well, writes Noel Byrne.

From TheJournal.ie Christmas without loved ones: 'Just do it as best you can ... it's very, very hard' Anam Cara

Christmas without loved ones: 'Just do it as best you can ... it's very, very hard'

Christmas can be a tough time for those who have lost a loved one.

From TheJournal.ie Dealing with grief on Father's Day: 'We won't mourn the loss of Adam, but we’ll celebrate everything he gave us' Anam Cara

Dealing with grief on Father's Day: 'We won't mourn the loss of Adam, but we’ll celebrate everything he gave us'

Father’s Day can be a tough day for those who have lost a child or a father.

From TheJournal.ie Losing my sister Donna: 'Traumatic shock, grief and facing deep inner demons' Column

Losing my sister Donna: 'Traumatic shock, grief and facing deep inner demons'

It’s a fitting a tribute to Donna to finally be myself, writes Neil Fox.

From TheJournal.ie Christmas without loved ones: 'Try to keep it simple. The first year is very, very difficult' Anam Cara

Christmas without loved ones: 'Try to keep it simple. The first year is very, very difficult'

Christmas can be a tough time for those who have lost a loved one.

From TheJournal.ie 'I looked down and my leg simply wasn't there' - for farming families, the consequences of a workplace accident are devastating Embrace Farm

'I looked down and my leg simply wasn't there' - for farming families, the consequences of a workplace accident are devastating

Support and bereavement group Embrace Farm are soon to hold their first national conference on the multitude of problems presented by farming tragedies.

From TheJournal.ie 'I idolised him': Aisling Bea writes powerful article about her father's suicide Hope

'I idolised him': Aisling Bea writes powerful article about her father's suicide

“I had been told how he adored me, how I was funny, just like him.”

From TheJournal.ie 'Dealing with a loved one's death is difficult, but a murder poses special problems' Advic

'Dealing with a loved one's death is difficult, but a murder poses special problems'

Joan Deane helps people deal with the trauma of losing someone through homicide.

From TheJournal.ie 'Everyone in Ireland deserves to have a good death' Common Ground

'Everyone in Ireland deserves to have a good death'

The Irish Hospice Foundation has said investing in bereavement services and end-of-life care will benefit society as a whole.

From The42 'There were nights in hospital with my daughter and days in the hospital with my mum' Grief

'There were nights in hospital with my daughter and days in the hospital with my mum'

Days after his mother’s funeral, Colin Kelly steered Louth’s footballers to promotion to Division 2.

From TheJournal.ie Father of pilot disputes claim his son deliberately downed Germanwings plane in Alps Two Years On

Father of pilot disputes claim his son deliberately downed Germanwings plane in Alps

Andreas Lubitz was co-pilot of the plane that crashed in the Alps on this day in 2015.

From The42 Rio Ferdinand says he turned to drink following tragedy Grief

Rio Ferdinand says he turned to drink following tragedy

Rebecca Ferdinand died in March 2015

From TheJournal.ie An American in Ireland: 'Thank you Ireland - you've helped to heal my broken heart' Opinion

An American in Ireland: 'Thank you Ireland - you've helped to heal my broken heart'

Ireland is gloriously beautiful but it’s the people who helped me heal after losing my husband, writes Kathleen Maloney.

From TheJournal.ie 'I regret not talking to my mother about her death, don't do the same thing' Death Charter

'I regret not talking to my mother about her death, don't do the same thing'

The Irish Hospice Foundation wants people to talk about death, dying and grief more openly.

From TheJournal.ie Social media can bring out the worst in public mourning, says an expert on digital grief Phoney Empathy

Social media can bring out the worst in public mourning, says an expert on digital grief

“In the context of grieving, because it’s easier to make a posting on an internet page, it’s often a kind of phoney impression.”

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid to Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel RIP

Tributes paid to Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel

Elie Wiesel wrote tens of books and was a professor and Nobel Prize winner.

From TheJournal.ie "He was and always will be the greatest" - The world reacts to the death of a legend RIP

"He was and always will be the greatest" - The world reacts to the death of a legend

Tributes have poured in for the deceased Muhammad Ali.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin photographer captures Belgian grief in one moving portrait Drowning Sorrows

Dublin photographer captures Belgian grief in one moving portrait

Cameraman Alex Sapienza took this shot after a long day of filming in Brussels.

From TheJournal.ie This young woman's powerful story about grief and suicide is going viral Humans Of Dublin

This young woman's powerful story about grief and suicide is going viral

“Those nights that I used to cry myself to sleep I held onto one thing; I held onto hope.”

From TheJournal.ie Memorial Mass held for 11-month-old baby Karol Rozycki Killarney

Memorial Mass held for 11-month-old baby Karol Rozycki

The young boy died tragically in Killarney on Sunday evening.

From TheJournal.ie 'I just miss her every day': Mother of Reeva Steenkamp speaks of heartbreak three years on Grief

'I just miss her every day': Mother of Reeva Steenkamp speaks of heartbreak three years on

June Steenkamp described her daughter as a “perfect child”.

From TheJournal.ie How to support a bereaved person at Christmas A Difficult Time This post contains videos

How to support a bereaved person at Christmas

This time of year can be particularly difficult for someone who has lost a loved one.

From TheJournal.ie 'Don’t cry, your mum’s in the room. And me? I was dying inside.' Children And Grief

'Don’t cry, your mum’s in the room. And me? I was dying inside.'

Young people often struggle to access support following the death of a loved one.

From TheJournal.ie "There is something profound about holding someone as they take their last breaths" Readers' Stories

"There is something profound about holding someone as they take their last breaths"

Your experiences of grief, in your own words.

From TheJournal.ie "There are worse things than dying" - how Irish medical workers deal with the final journey Last Rites

"There are worse things than dying" - how Irish medical workers deal with the final journey

Doctors, nurses and specialists told us what death means to them as an experience.

From TheJournal.ie 'What I've learned from working in a crematorium for 33 years' Glasnevin Cemetery

'What I've learned from working in a crematorium for 33 years'

“Down through the years I’ve seen some really tragic cases … It can be hard.”

From TheJournal.ie 'Kate is my daughter. Kate was born still and silent. It is the loudest heartbreak.' Last Rites

'Kate is my daughter. Kate was born still and silent. It is the loudest heartbreak.'

A mother-of-three on the heartbreak of having a stillborn daughter.

From TheJournal.ie Everything you wanted to know about grief but were too afraid to ask Last Rites This post contains videos

Everything you wanted to know about grief but were too afraid to ask

An expert tells us what we can do to support bereaved people, how to talk to children about loss, and if there’s a good alternative to mass cards.

From TheJournal.ie 'Then everyone died': I lost four people I loved in 14 months Last Rites

'Then everyone died': I lost four people I loved in 14 months

“Your heart will always be a little bit broken – and that’s okay.”

From TheJournal.ie Advice: What to say - and not say - to a friend who is recently bereaved Support This post contains videos

Advice: What to say - and not say - to a friend who is recently bereaved

Running away and saying nothing at all is often the worst. But there are times to ‘show up and shut up’.

From TheJournal.ie Family of former journalist found dead on eviction day still looking for answers Grief

Family of former journalist found dead on eviction day still looking for answers

Bríd Cummins was due to be evicted from her Galway home on the day her body was found.

From TheJournal.ie 'In the beginning it rips you apart': Parents discuss losing a child Coping With Grief This post contains videos

'In the beginning it rips you apart': Parents discuss losing a child

Anam Cara has released a series of videos aimed at helping bereaved families.

From TheJournal.ie 'What would you tweet from your deathbed?' Death Cafe

'What would you tweet from your deathbed?'

A conversation between 300 people – about dying.

From TheJournal.ie 'My family and I have had many conversations about my impending death' Think Ahead This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie 'Life as I knew it is falling apart': Woman shares beautiful letter after her dad's death Miss You
From TheJournal.ie 'Losing a spouse is soul-destroying, but you need to be prepared' Grief This post contains videos

'Losing a spouse is soul-destroying, but you need to be prepared'

“You never think it’s going to happen to you.”

From TheJournal.ie Should workers get paid bereavement leave? Grief This post contains a poll

Should workers get paid bereavement leave?

There is no legal entitlement to it at present.

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