Lessons learned and lost from a Vietnam-era study of addiction. Doctors with disabilities. A misleading ad for the new Alzheimer's drug. Those were just some of the topics authors took on this week in First Opinion. If you're a podcast fan, check out University of Pennsylvania bioethicist Zeke Emanuel on the First Opinion Podcast discussing why health care facilities should mandate that all health care workers be vaccinated against Covid-19.
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