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.
A Republican controlled Senate could mean significant shifts in U.S. environmental policy. A panel discusses what changes may be ahead.
- Elizabeth Shogren Los Angeles Times
- Alys Campaigne Legislative Director of the Natural Resources Defense Council
- Scott Segal attorney in private practice specializing in environmental and energy policy issues
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