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Published: Saturday, June 21 2014 3:00 p.m. MDT

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Cleveland , OH

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.

Open Minded Mormon
Everett, 00

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.

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