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#TalkDeath American Funeral Law Recap

Since the number 1 question we get asked by people is “what can I legally do with my body after I die?” we decided it was time to talk to the experts and get straight to the bottom of this rather complicated question. On the 5th edition of our #TalkDeath series, funeral law specialist Tanya Marsh and chair

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Canada’s Bill C14: Who Really Has the Right to Die?

Euthanasia and physician-assisted death, for those suffering from disease or illness is a subject that have been the centre of an ongoing debate for the past quarter-century in Canada. In the hospitals, medical schools, court rooms, and homes of this country; people have been asking if we have the right to ask for help in ending

Morbid Cabinet of Curiosities

Building Your Own Morbid Cabinet of Curiosities

Interested in building your own Morbid Cabinet of Curiosities? We have displayed some of the most morbid of memorabilia, essential to your collection!

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Can I Have a Tibetan Sky Burial?

One of the most common questions that I hear about the law of human remains is whether a person can choose a method of disposition other than burial or cremation in the United States.

#TalkDeath Episode 5: Who Own Your Body?

We are excited to announce the 5th edition of our #TalkDeath series, Who Owns Your Body: Funeral Law & Rights, USA Edition.  Funeral law specialist Tanya Marsh and chair of the National Home Funeral Alliance, Lee Webster, will be speaking with Qeepr LIVE on July 7th @ 3:30pm EST on YouTube. Our experts will answer any questions you might have

Amazing Animal Death Rituals

If you’ve ever lost someone close to you, then you know how difficult and absolutely heartbreaking it can be. Human beings have developed and maintained countless rituals and practices to help us cope with feelings of loss and grief. Funerals, memorial services, wakes… the list goes on and on. However, it might be a surprise

Eco-Burials and Human Composting

Eco Burial and Human Composting: TalkDeath Webseries

We talk to Katrina Spade and Joe Sehee about eco burials, human composing, corpse pods and the environmental impact of conventional funerals.

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How to Make an Online Memorial

We currently live in a globalized world where everyone and everything is spread out. Luckily, digital technology lets us collapse those boundaries. We can live in New York but have family buried in Oregon, and still visit them whenever we want. In our global world, the ability to share photographs, stories and personal anecdotes is