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Iowa Law Arising From Kasem Case Ensures Adult Children Can See Sick Parents
New York Times - Health : April 25, 2015, 12:27 pm
Under the measure, an adult who cannot manage his or her own affairs and must depend on a legal guardian would have the right to receive visits from family members.
Britain’s National Health Service, Creaking but Revered, Looms Over Elections
New York Times - Health : April 25, 2015, 3:14 am
Despite its many shortcomings, Britain’s National Health Service is held in such high esteem that competing claims to be its protector could help decide national elections next month.
Michael Botticelli Is a Drug Czar Who Knows Addiction Firsthand
New York Times - Health : April 25, 2015, 2:00 am
He is the first person in substance-abuse recovery to hold the position of director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy.
Well: Endive, Served Hot
New York Times - Health : April 24, 2015, 12:48 pm
Endive is often served cold, but this week Martha Rose Shulman heats it up.
The New Old Age: Nursing Homes Are Starting to Supplant Hospitals as Focus of Basic Health Care
New York Times - Health : April 24, 2015, 11:44 am
Patients are saved the stress of hospital stays, and there are large savings. But reimbursement policies and a lack of nurses are slowing progress.