What Is an Advance Directive? 

An advance directive is important, no matter your age. If you can’t speak for yourself due to an illness or accident, it specifies the medical care you want.


What Is A Living Will?  

Living wills are important documents about your healthcare that state your wishes about how to handle medical decisions when you can’t make them yourself.


Why Some Are Against Assisted Suicide Laws 

Beyond worrying that the main goal of assisted suicide may be to avoid expense, opponents say assisted death laws do not adequately protect patients, and they may be subject to abuse.