Doctor: My terminally ill patients deserve end of life options – The News Journal

Doctor: My terminally ill patients deserve end of life options
The News Journal
I hope Delaware approves the End of Life Options Act. As a physician who has practiced medicine in Delaware for over 33 years, I help my patients make decisions about their health every day. Educating patients and discussing diagnoses and treatment

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Straight from the patient’s mouth: Videos can clearly state your end … – The Providence Journal


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Straight from the patient's mouth: Videos can clearly state your end …
The Providence Journal
For years, Wendy Forman, considered how to make her wishes known if she became horribly ill and couldn't speak for herself.She prepared a living will refusing cardiopulmonary resuscitation.She assembled orders instructing medical personnel to refrain

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I’m dying. I hope Delaware approves the End of Life Options Act – The News Journal


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I'm dying. I hope Delaware approves the End of Life Options Act
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Since the spring of 2012, I have been battling metastatic prostate cancer. I've been through multiple therapies and chemotherapy treatments and have done everything in my power to try to prolong my inevitable death from the cancer that has now claimed

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National Hospice & Palliative Care Month: Thoughtful talks prevent tough choices – Lockport Union-Sun & Journal


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National Hospice & Palliative Care Month: Thoughtful talks prevent tough choices
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
The film follows New Yorker writer and Boston surgeon Atul Gawande as he studies relationships that exist between health care workers and patients as they near the end of life. The documentary mirrors Gawande's book, Being Mortal: Medicine and What …

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‘Before I Die’ Festival aims to spur conversation on end-of-life issues – Albuquerque Journal

'Before I Die' Festival aims to spur conversation on end-of-life issues
Albuquerque Journal
The inaugural “Before I Die ABQ Festival” aims to start a dialogue on the subject of mortality and planning ahead for one's own death. “My motto is, 'Talking about sex won't make you pregnant; talking about funerals and end-of-life issues won't make

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End-of-life options should be available – Albuquerque Journal

End-of-life options should be available
Albuquerque Journal
After sharing this devastating news, he shared with me his relief that, because he lives in Washington state, he would have access to the lethal medications that would allow him to end his life when he was ready, and live without the fear of having to

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Lap of Love helps ailing pets, owners – The Daily News Journal


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Lap of Love helps ailing pets, owners
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Harp became interested in end-of-life care for animals when he was in private practice in Florida. So he joined Lap of Love in March and has served clients throughout Middle Tennessee and said it's an honor to serve families with end-of-life veterinary

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Lap of Love: End-of-life care for pets – The Daily News Journal


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Lap of Love: End-of-life care for pets
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Harp became interested in end-of-life care for animals when he was in private practice in Florida. So he joined Lap of Love in March and has served clients throughout Middle Tennessee and said it's an honor to serve families with end-of-life veterinary

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Solar eclipse 2017 is end of life as we know it, Georgia sheriff says – Atlanta Journal Constitution


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Solar eclipse 2017 is end of life as we know it, Georgia sheriff says
Atlanta Journal Constitution
In a hilarious Facebook post shared Thursday, a Georgia sheriff department wrote the total solar eclipse will be the end of life as we know it.

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Topeka’s Midland Care receives prestigious award for end-of-life … – Topeka Capital Journal


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Topeka's Midland Care receives prestigious award for end-of-life …
Topeka Capital Journal
After starting out as an all-volunteer hospice organization 39 years ago, Midland Care has been recognized with a prestigious national award for innovation in …
Improving end-of-life care begins with honoring patient preferences …McKnight’s Long Term Care News

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