Healthcare News & Insights

End-of-life decisions: When is it too soon to broach the topic?

A new survey shows most physicians are waiting much longer than was commonly thought to discuss a terminal diagnosis with patients. Is it the right thing to do?

State offers lukewarm approval for assisted suicide

A recent ruling by the Montana Supreme Court was seen as a win for proponents of physician-assisted suicide. But it stopped short of declaring the practice a right.