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The Patient Body: Faith, A Chronic Condition

The Patient Body: Faith, A Chronic Condition

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.

25 September 2004 Daily Links

Dream with the fishes: A Georgia company, Eternal Reefs, has fused memorials with sea conservation to make “reef balls”: mixing cremation ashes with marine-grade concrete and forming an artificial reef, a home for fish and coral. Iver Peterson of The New York Times reports that the reef balls, which are hollow concrete cones with grapefruit-size holes, are normally bought...