Doctors, Saints and Secrets

Dr. George Lombardi is whisked halfway across the globe to save the life of the most famous nun of all time. Bliss Broyard learns the hidden facts about her father’s heritage just before he dies. Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee (pictured) describes the way his grandmother, and his native culture in India, embraced the end of life.


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Photo: Jason Falchook