Institute of Medicine Report: Dying in America

In September 2014, the Institute of Medicine released its report “Dying in America: Improving Quality and Honoring Individual Preferences Near the End of Life.” In the document, an expert committee discusses how improving medical and social services for patients and their families could enhance quality of care through the end of life and contribute to a more sustainable care system. 

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Learn the Basics of Broadband from Our Limited Series

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How does broadband internet reach our homes, phones, and tablets? What kind of infrastructure connects us all together? What are the major barriers to broadband access for American communities?

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What Is Antibiotic Resistance—and How Can We Fight It?

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Antibiotic-resistant bacteria, also known as “superbugs,” are a major threat to modern medicine. But how does resistance work, and what can we do to slow the spread? Read personal stories, expert accounts, and more for the answers to those questions in our four-week email series: Slowing Superbugs.