Hollywood Health & Society

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Winter 2018 Real to Reel

For about $200 a month, a human-powered avatar could help watch over a homebound person 24 hours a day. The company, CareCoach, is based in Northern California.

The Winter 2018 newsletter spotlights stories about what happens when we let technology help care for aging parents; rheumatoid arthritis, which affects over 1.4 million people in the U.S.; abortion doulas who offer comfort to women at a complicated time; and a potential new weapon in the fight to eradicate HIV.