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The Institute of Medicine released a report Tuesday that suggests end-of-life conversations should become a part of American life. Photo by Flickr user Tony Alter It is time for conversations about death to become a part of life. That is one of the...
A doctor who first exposed serious problems at the troubled Phoenix Veterans Affairs hospital said Wednesday that a report on patient deaths there is a “whitewash” that minimizes life-threatening conduct by senior leaders at the hospital...
Catholic and other religious hospitals and universities have been arguing in federal court for much of the past two years that they shouldn’t have to offer or facilitate birth control as part of their employee health plans because it violates their...
Photo by Getty Images When Heather Knight joined her first formal gaming group, she thought she had found a like-minded community. The last thing she expected was what came next: unwanted, sexually harassing messages from her fellow players. “I didn...
Department: Communication & Marketing, NewsHour Productions, LLC Supervisor:  General Manager, NewsHour Productions;  and the Executive Producer,  PBS NewsHour Date:  September 2014 Status: Full-Time, Exempt Overall Job Objectives Create,...
The artificial sweeteners found in the world’s most popular diet sodas may have a serious unintended consequence, according to a new study. Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images Calorie counters beware: That diet soda and your own stomach may be...