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Terminally Ill Black Americans Receive Worse Hospice Care Than Whites Terminally Ill Black Americans Receive Worse Hospice Care Than Whites

Many studies have shown that black Americans receive poorer health care than whites—and that appears to be true even during end-of-life care, suggests a new study published Tuesday in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. The study found that black people enrolled in home hospice care, which is designed to…

Unconscious Patient With 'Do Not Resuscitate' Tattoo Causes Ethical Conundrum at Hospital Unconscious Patient With 'Do Not Resuscitate' Tattoo Causes Ethical Conundrum at Hospital

When an unresponsive patient arrived at a Florida hospital ER, the medical staff was taken aback upon discovering the words “DO NOT RESUSCITATE” tattooed onto the man’s chest—with the word “NOT” underlined and with his signature beneath it. Confused and alarmed, the medical staff chose to ignore the apparent DNR…

Teenage Angst Seems Less Angry When Expressed By Robots Teenage Angst Seems Less Angry When Expressed By Robots

End of Life is a robot band that makes Marilyn Manson's Beautiful People song sound ... beautiful.

Microsoft Ends Support of Windows 98 Today Microsoft Ends Support of Windows 98 Today

Hey there, kiddies, Uncle Billy really hopes you're not still using Windows 98 because starting today his mom and pop operation is no longer offering technical support for it. Internet Explorer on the fritz? Task bar disappeared? BSODs getting you down? Well, it's no longer his problem, so tough cookies.

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