I've worked in various aspects of geriatric health care for over a decade.
This is a conversation we need in this country. Too bad this book can't be
required reading for everyone.
Our family was faced one evening with this decision when my brother was fatally
injured in a motorcycle accident.Qudrapalegic, deaf, dumb, blind,
unable to eat, drink or breath unassisted is NOT living - it is existing
in a dead body.One celled organism are more alive at that point.People need to wrestle with this, and have already made a decision
BEFORE it is ever needed to be asked.