Some drug users say that as long as the lifesaving drug is around, they don’t worry as much about dying

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After eight heart attacks, a young wife and mother with an uncommon condition curates her legacy while decorating a new home

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It’s tempting to put these all-important conversations off but the consequences can be dire

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Nobuaki Nagashima has Werner syndrome, which causes his body to age at super speed. This condition is teaching us more about what controls our genes, and could eventually help us find a way to slow ageing – or stop it altogether

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A six-month investigation by KHN and PBS NewsHour finds that older Americans are quietly killing themselves in nursing homes, assisted living centers and adult care homes

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What Cancer Takes Away

April 8, 2019

Anne Boyer writes, “When I got sick, I warned my friends: Don’t try to make me stop thinking about death.”

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The U.S. Agriculture Department announced Tuesday that it’s putting an end to a controversial research program that led scientists to kill thousands of cats over decades

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Hospitals should require patients to give explicit informed consent before physicians are authorized to discuss life-and-death matters with them offsite via technology

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