Defining a New Purpose in Life The loss of a spouse can result in unexpected behavior. Sometimes the behavior — such as constant visits to the doctor and hospital — can be a sign of a search for direction in life.
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Defining a New Purpose in Life

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Defining a New Purpose in Life

Defining a New Purpose in Life

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The loss of a spouse can result in unexpected behavior. Sometimes the behavior — such as constant visits to the doctor and hospital — can be a sign of a search for direction in life.

Excerpts from an essay that appeared originally in the Narrative Matters section of the journal Health Affairs.