Links We Like: October 17, 2014

| By Jodi Horton

We loved Dr. Atul Gawande’s interview on Here and Now this week. His book couldn’t have come at a better time. We admire his honesty in his descriptions of treating patients at end of life, caring for his father, and being a young medical student. Listen and read now: Atul Gawande’s Prescription for a Better Way to Die

Family caregiving is a significant issue for our population, and at the same time, families are more spread apart than ever. This PBS NewsHour article lends some great suggestions for family caregivers new to the experience and who are trying to manage care from a distance. Read more: How to care for your aging parents from a distance

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