How to Keep Your Loved One Safe in the Hospital: Karen Curtiss shares hard-won advice for patient advocates.

Bill Aydt was lucky, at first. He was in the final stages of a disease that had thickened his lung tissue beyond repair when a transplant came through. With a new lung and a great prognosis, but  few weeks later, tired of waiting for a nurse to escort him back to bed from the bathroom, Aydt attempted the trek on his own and fell. That marked the start of a devastating recovery that ultimately wasn’t. Read more…