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 few years ago, Frank Schaeffer’s son John enlisted in the Marines rather than applying to college along with his prep school classmates. Schaeffer wrote a memoir with John exploring how that decision transformed their family. He talks about that experience and shares his thoughts on his son’s possible deployment overseas.
- Frank Schaeffer author and father of a former enlisted Marine
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