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ERIC Number: EJ463617
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0735-6846
I Could Have Died Laughing.
Maher, Michael Forrest; Smith, Douglas
Journal of Humanistic Education and Development, v31 n3 p123-29 Mar 1993
Notes that caregivers of the dying would do well to consider the prescriptive power of humor when confronting the challenges of healthy care for the terminally ill. Addresses laughter as the best medicine not only for the dying person but also for family and principal caregivers. Includes examples of therapeutic use of humor with the terminally ill. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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