Consider your child's age and emotional development so that you can explain loss and death in a way that he or she will understand.
Here are some general guidelines for helping children when they are grieving:
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ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerAnne C. Poinier, MD - Internal MedicineDonald Sproule, MDCM, CCFP - Family MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineKathleen Romito, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerSidney Zisook, MD - PsychiatryJean S. Kutner, MD, MSPH - Geriatric Medicine, Palliative Medicine
Current as ofOctober 6, 2017
Current as of: October 6, 2017
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
& Donald Sproule, MDCM, CCFP - Family Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Sidney Zisook, MD - Psychiatry & Jean S. Kutner, MD, MSPH - Geriatric Medicine, Palliative Medicine
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