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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Dr. Marlow Sloan will host a talk on the ‘End of Life Options Act’ – Canon City Daily Record


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Dr. Marlow Sloan will host a talk on the 'End of Life Options Act'
Canon City Daily Record
The Cañon City Public Library will host an informative talk by Dr. Marlow Sloan at 2 p.m. Feb. 24 at 516 Macon Ave. The subject matter is "The End of Life Options Act" that was passed in Colorado about a year ago by voters. Dr. Sloan will be presenting

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Aspen Valley Hospital decides to opt in to End-of-Life Options Act – Aspen Times

Aspen Valley Hospital decides to opt in to End-of-Life Options Act
Aspen Times
It was the December after Colorado voters passed the End-of-Life Options Act in November 2016 that Aspen Valley Hospital's board of directors voted to not have the facility participate in aiding in the death of terminally ill individuals. At the time

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Letter: Learn about end-of-life options – Quad City Times

Letter: Learn about end-of-life options
Quad City Times
There has been a flurry of letters to the editor surrounding the medical aid in dying conversation. It began with Quad-City Times columnist Barb Ickes article concerning the documentary “How to Die in Oregon.” It is a relevant issue in Iowa since Rep

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Rabbi Devorah Jacobson: Explains support for End of Life Options Act – GazetteNET


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Rabbi Devorah Jacobson: Explains support for End of Life Options Act
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Just as the Gazette did in its Dec. 30 editorial, I want to express my strong support of the End of Life Options Act (H1194) in the state Legislature. I have read the bill carefully, and appreciate the extensive safeguards built into it. Like many

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Becky Jones: Hospital chaplain supports End of Life Options Act – GazetteNET


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Becky Jones: Hospital chaplain supports End of Life Options Act
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As chaplain at Cooley Dickinson Hospital for 18 years, I accompanied many people at the end of their lives. Along with both painful and peaceful natural deaths, I have seen debilitating illness and incurable painful disease force people to attempt

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Choosing from end of life care options – Spectrum News – Spectrum News


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Choosing from end of life care options – Spectrum News
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If you're hospitalized with a serious injury or disease, does your family know how you want medical professionals to proceed? That conversation was sparked by an incident at a Syracuse nursing home last summer after a nurse failed to follow a DNR, or

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Choosing from end of life care options – Spectrum News


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Choosing from end of life care options
Spectrum News
If you're hospitalized with a serious injury or disease, does your family know how you want medical professionals to proceed? That conversation was sparked by an incident at a Syracuse nursing home last summer after a nurse failed to follow a DNR, or

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Keep end of life options open – Arizona Daily Sun

Keep end of life options open
Arizona Daily Sun
Thank you for choosing to run the guest column "Why you should make end of life decisions now." (January 3) Kristen McConnell is obviously a very bright, thoughtful, and incredibly caring and humane nurse. The stories she shared are heart-wrenching

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Letter: ‘The End of Life Options Act’ would empower patient options – Worcester Telegram

Letter: 'The End of Life Options Act' would empower patient options
Worcester Telegram
I am writing to express support in favor of the legislature passing “The End of Life Options Act,” which would provide our citizens who are terminally ill and mentally capable the option of a peaceful, humane death. As a medical student at UMass and

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