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In this Ask the Expert column, a Stanford researcher explains the implications
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It has advantages over the traditional approach, doctors say
Rural health care can be exceptionally good, but more often it is limited by access, cost and culture, particularly for older adults.
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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.