Harvard physician Atul Gawande says we need to change the nation's approach to aging and dying. How nursing homes can focus more on patients’ need for human connection, and how end-of-life treatment is actually shortening lives instead of extending them.
Guest Host: Susan Page
Many historians and biographers have written about the role of First Ladies, but few have examined another important female influence on the nation’s presidents — the mother-son relationship. In her new book, journalist Bonnie Angelo profiles the women who raised the men who became U.S. presidents.
- Bonnie Angelo author and journalist
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