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An Idea Borrowed From South Africa: Ordinary Citizens Fill Gaps In Health Care

When chronically ill patients like Gonzalez do visit the doctor, researchers have found that half of them leave confused. Health coaches can help patients make sense of a doctor’s directions and see up close the stresses of poverty they may be too embarrassed to share.

Source: Bioethics Bulletin by the Berman Institute of Bioethics.

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