Rights: The Struggle over the Right to Die 2001,
Perseus Books "The right
to die is the last frontier for personal choice or, as some regard it,
the ultimate human rights crusade. The implementation of this right would
cause a profound social revolution for the medical profession, the religious
community, bio-ethicists, lawyers and, of course, for us, the patients
and future patients, who would be able to invoke that 'right.'"
BOOMERS: Can My Eighties Be Like My Fifties?
Chapter Three: A Boomer's Perception
2005, Springer Publishing
"It began with sexual politics and expanded
into all areas of our healthcare, as we have passed through the milestones.
The sexual revolution, the abortion movement, the vast campaign for breast
cancer funding, activism over AIDS research, and now, a fast-growing market
in anti-aging medicine - these have all contributed to some of the most
sweeping changes in modern health care."
Women's Enron The
Nation "In recent years,
hormone replacement therapy, a potentially carcinogenic regimen, has been
marketed with the nonchalance of a vitamin pill: HRT advertising suggests
that almost no woman over 50 couldn't benefit from it somehow. "
"Nobby Clark has had a long career in the
U.K. as a press photographer and a portraitist. As this show makes clear,
he is equally talented at capturing both stillness and action. Just look
at the two old folks on a bench somewhere, drooping shoulders, lined faces,
and a bottle of Old English beer between them. And then go look at a photo
of Mick Jagger's 33-year-old bum in motion."
"Three million seniors seek out their meal
services each year, and the organization expects that number to grow by
20 percent in the coming year. Feeding America reports that some 30 percent
of the country's elderly have to choose between paying for food or for