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.
Soda pop, obesity and spiraling healthcare costs. Studies that link soft drink consumption to America’s growing obesity epidemic have led to calls for a new tax on sugary soft drinks. Arguments for and against.
- David Kessler former commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration and author of "The End of Overeating"
- J. Justin Wilson senior research analyst, Center for Consumer Freedom.
- Kelly Brownell director, Yale University's Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity.
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