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The Business of Dying: Patients in Peril is a series of articles published by the Washington Post this year. Most the articles have been about hospice care and the quality of care they provide, but in Part 6, the title was ‘Warehouses for the dying’: Are we prolonging life or prolonging death? The authors bring […]
A wheelchair-bound man called 9-1-1 because there was a fire in his home. When the firefighters arrived at his home they proceeded to put out the fire, but because they didn’t know that he was still inside, he died. Not only was his family devastated but I imagine the firefighters were, too. But what if […]