A Life-or-Death Situation

“A Life-or-Death Situation.” By Robin Marantz Henig, The New York Times.

As a bioethicist, Peggy Battin fought for the right of people to end their own lives. After her husband’s cycling accident, her field of study turned unbearably personal.

Brooke was cycling down a hill in City Creek Canyon in Salt Lake City when . . . → Read More: A Life-or-Death Situation

How Doctors Die

“How Doctors Die.” By Ken Murray, MD, The Saturday Evening Post.

It’s not a frequent topic of discussion, but doctors die, too. And they don’t die like the rest of us. What’s unusual about them is not how much treatment they get compared to most Americans, but how little. For all the time they spend . . . → Read More: How Doctors Die