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.
Irish-born actress Maureen O’Hara joins Diane to talk about the determination that led her to success in Hollywood working with tough, legendary actors and directors like John Ford and John Wayne.
- Maureen O'Hara Author, with John Nicoletti, of "'Tis Herself" (Simon & Schuster). She has appeared in more than sixty films, including "How Green Was My Valley," "The Quiet Man," "Miracle On 34th Street," and "The Parent Trap."
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