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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End of life decisions: What you need to know – The Garden City Telegram

End of life decisions: What you need to know
The Garden City Telegram
A living will is a document that has written instructions that state your wishes regarding artificial life support if you have a terminal condition or are in a persistent vegetative state and are unable to tell your physicians what you would want

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End-of-life care focus of UMass Memorial training program – Worcester Telegram


Worcester Telegram

End-of-life care focus of UMass Memorial training program
Worcester Telegram
End-of-life care has become a big topic in the past decade, with health care researchers, patient advocates and family members seeking to give more options and control to individuals and help health care providers improve their skills at aiding the dying.

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St. Luke’s hosts screening, discussion about end of life decisions – Superior Telegram

St. Luke's hosts screening, discussion about end of life decisions
Superior Telegram
"Being Mortal" underscores the importance of people planning ahead and talking with family members about end-of-life decisions. Seventy percent of Americans say they would prefer to die at home, but nearly 70 percent die in hospitals and institutions.

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Ask the Vet: End of life decisions never easy – Superior Telegram

Ask the Vet: End of life decisions never easy
Superior Telegram
It's a question that pet owners ask veterinarians regularly, but there's no easy answer. Over the years, some excellent advice has stood out, and I'll share that with you here. But ultimately, the decision of whether and when to put an animal to sleep

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