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If you’ve been watching the epic documentary “The Roosevelts: An Intimate History” on PBS, then you’ve probably come to know Teddy, Franklin and Eleanor as more than just the iconic leaders of America’s coming of age. They were complicated...
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...