Grieving Parents Face Higher Risk of Early Death, Study Says

When her 19-year-old daughter, Amanda, died in a car accident in 1993, Susan Gilbert said her grief was exhausting. "I didn't sleep for a year. I slept for maybe half an hour a night," she said. "The experience is really beyond words." Today, Gilbert works with other parents whose children have dies, and said the loss affects all aspects of their lives. "The loss of a child is something that you have to live with the rest of your life. While you do learn to live with it, you don't get over...Full Story
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