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Heartache and Complicated Grief

 Laurie Elise Gordon New York, New York, United States Because He Married A Succubus, 2014. Sveta Dorosheva. www.faithistorment.com Private Collection. “To whom shall I tell this heartache?” – old Russian song Medicine is haunted by grief. In tense silences we may sense the specter. Grieving is a normal developmental process, but in some it gets interrupted. A grieving patient calls upon the physician’s […]