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Doctors Die, DNR

How Doctors Die

What’s unusual about medical professionals is not how much treatment they get when faced with a terminal illness—but how little. ... More
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The Problem with Life Support

Dr. Murray explains the pain and discomfort terminal patients experience on life support, and what families might not consider when choosing to prolong a loved one’s life at all costs. ... More
GoingItAlone-Slideshow

Going it Alone

After a diagnosis of breast cancer at 39, this mother of two was devastated to learn that doctors expected her to make all key treatment decisions. ... More