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Fresh Air (NPR): Dr. Haider Warraich — The Pitfalls of Extending Life and Prolonging Death

http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/01/30/512426568/doctor-considers-the-pitfalls-of-extending-life-and-prolonging-death

Mostly a discussion of end-of-life care and mortal medical decisions. Doctors who bump up against such scenarios tend to have a very different perspective on such choices and preferences than the rest of us. The moving end of the interview reflects on Dr. Warraich’s experience as a Muslim immigrant working in healthcare in Trump’s America.

Related:
http://www.newyorker.com/podcast/political-scene/how-the-muslim-ban-hurts-rural-health

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