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A public radio host is bringing Minnesotans together to talk about death
Results show they're no guard against cancer or heart disease
Your doctor can help you determine the best colon cancer screening for you
Moving forward while learning lessons about grief and living with the loss
A study of 83 hospitals discovers new barriers to exercising this right
An oncologist grapples with letting patients suffer when there’s an alternative
Advice to help avoid a catastrophe due to incompetent, unethical physicians
A new book explains why so many grieving people also experience anxiety
End-of-life conversations can bring clarity and comfort
Chemotherapy might not be worth the side effects for many older adults
What brain cancer is and how new treatments are improving the prognosis
Even much older women could benefit from genomic testing
Michael Pollan's book argues that 'white-coat shamanism' and a little acid may help
This scientist's research shows the animal world holds keys to living longer
Learn about the evolving movement toward 'active surveillance'
6 things to avoid saying and what experts suggest instead
This Georgia educator's end-of-life plan allowed her to serve beyond death
Doctors urge high-risk patients to get screened for the disease
The noted essayist and monologist shares her tales in print and onstage
Ronni Bennett, a blogger on aging, explores a topic all too familiar to many
They include social isolation, health disparities and barriers to services
This special report will include storytelling, news and information about how to plan for the end of your life in a way that meets your own goals and preferences.