When Grief or Illness Ends a Friendship. Does It Have to Happen?

When Grief or Illness Ends a Friendship. Does It Have to Happen?

"One of the worst aspects of facing a terminal illness or coping with daily life following the death of a loved one can be losing friendships as a result. I believe that if I were to fall seriously ill or a loved one were to die, my friends would stand beside me and support me. I found this isn’t always the case in the years I spent serving as a hospice chaplain."