OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 19, 2016
We talk to a law professor about her idea to create new legal requirements for parents. We hear about a series of conversations put on by Oregon Humanities around death and dying. Then we get an EarthFix update about coal and oil-by-rail.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 13, 2014
MONDAY: We'll hear why starfish are disappearing along North America's Pacific shoreline and the future of coal terminals.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 25, 2014
THURSDAY: In her memoir, "The End of Eve," Ariel Gore chronicles the experience of caring for her dying mother with honesty and humor.
OPB | Broadcast: June 11, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment program helps patients design a plan for their end-of-life care.
OPB | Broadcast: March 24, 2014
MONDAY: In her new memoir, The End of Eve, Ariel Gore chronicles the experience of caring for her dying mother with both honesty and humor.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 25, 2013
Palliative care doctor and advocate Ira Byock is in Oregon to explain how we could be doing better caring for people at the end of their lives.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 6, 2012
A new study looks at Oregon's registry for people who have made decisions ahead of time about what kind of medical treatment they want at the end of their lives.
OPB | Broadcast: March 2, 2009
What is the state of Portland and the surrounding region?
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 31, 2008
What can graveyards tell us about the places where we live?
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 14, 2008
What end-of-life options should be available to people with a terminal illness?