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Widows and Widowers - A support group in a magazine

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This quarterly magazine is written by widows and widowers for widows and widowers. It is full of the practical advice and support you need during the first few months.

Inside each issue you will find:

What Happens Now?
- Getting through the first few days, including a jargon buster

News and Reviews
- Widows making news and the books and films about us

Shared Not Scared
- Compare craziness with others going through similar things

Money Matters
- Whether you're suddenly wealthy or have lost everything, either way, it's all very new

Legal Matters
- Cutting through the red tape and defending your rights

Family Matters
- The good, the bad and the in-laws

Friends, Lovers and Others
- It's not just you: everyone's acting strangely

Health and Wellbeing
- The basic maintenance you forget about when suffering from shock

House and Home
- Getting to grips with the essentials that they always did around the home

Food and Drink
- Easy nutrition for when cooking is the last thing you want to do

- Your other first aid kit: organisations that can help

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6 months: £4.49 / €5.99 / $5.99 (2 issues)

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