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After reading Sacramento Bee columnist Marco Breton’s hang ’em high column yesterday regarding the death penalty, I decided to reread three columns he wrote on the Rev. Uriel Ojeda in 2012 and 2013. I did this because I recalled a … Continue reading →
By Fran Kritz
A new study finds that use of antibiotics is quite common among terminal patients who are in hospice care.
The researchers used data based on the electronic health records of adults patients discharged to hospice care from Oregon Health & Science University over a three-year period ending in 2013.
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Ezekiel Emanuel, a medical doctor and former chief health policy advisor to President Obama, has a pretty good idea of what we can expect to see in health care over the next decade – things like the end of insurance companies as we know them, an increased focus on treating the chronically and...
I don’t know what to make of the two teenage girls in skimpy attire I saw last Friday afternoon. They were wading in the lower American River. A minute later, a girl with a small dog came out of the woods … Continue reading →