California’s End of Life Option Act

California’s End of Life Option Act

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  This week marked an interesting turning point in the history of our culture’s relationship to death and dying.  For nearly 39 million people, options at the end of life have expanded to include legally, without the stigma of “suicide” being attached, taking a prescription to end one’s own life.

End of life care – training makes all the difference

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It’s interesting in that two different news stories hit my desk this week.  One was a Wall Street Journal “Ask the Experts” column titled “How can we reduce end-of-life health-care costs?” The other was an article published online in the Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA) titled “Attitudes toward Death, Dying, End-of-Life Palliative… Read more »