Understanding the Dying Process

Dying is a sacred time in life, filled with meaning and important life tasks. Despite its inevitability, death is an unfamiliar process for most of us.

When a person is terminally ill, they often wonder, "What will it be like to die?" Caregivers often seek an understanding of what to expect and how to respond to the signs and symptoms that occur. Every person is different and their path to death will be theirs to take. A better understanding of the dying process can help loved ones to be better prepared to help with the transition to death. To the side are some resources to help.