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How to Die in California

How to Die in California - expert speakers addressed the fundamentals of hospice, medical aid in dying, the Final Exit Network, and other exit options. The program begins with a compelling documentary of Expert speakers addressed the fundamentals of hospice, medical aid in dying, the Final Exit Network, and other exit options. The program begins with a compelling documentary of a 75 year old San Francisco resident using California's End of Life Option Act.
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Cancer Medicine is Failing Us

Cancer is the #1 diagnosis for those taking advantage of medical (or physician) aid in dying. This could be simply because the prognosis (to achieve the required six months or less to live) is more predictable than other diseases. This…

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Endgame

Endgame is an award-winning documentary following the lives of people contemplating a medically assisted suicide in Switzerland. Tt shows the speed and ease of the intravenous method of medically assisted suicide used at Lifecircle. By controlling a valve, the patient…

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Her Time

By Katie Engelhart, The California Sunday Magazine, March 20, 2019 The story of Debra Koosed who was diagnosed with dementia at 65 and applied to end her life through the Final Exit Network (FEN). After a devastating accident years before,…

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Achieving a Peaceful Death

BASICS: Make sure those who are involved in your care know your wishes. Document this in your Advance Directive. Appoint someone to speak for you who knows and agrees with your wishes — your Health Care Agent, who can speak…

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End of Life Options

U~T San Diego Community Spotlight, U~T San Diego Radio | Mins: 27:57 Drew Schlossberg interviews Faye Girsh, President and Barry Price, Vice-President Hear the Hemlock Society of San Diego program about end of life choices and having a peaceful death.

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End of Life Decisions

KFMB "It's Your Money and Your Life" podcast with Faye Girsh and Dr. Bob Uslander, Integrated MD Care. Faye and Dr. Bob were interviewed by Rick Payne. Listen to the podcast discussing end of life decisions: https://iymoney.com/audio/2018-faye-girsh-bob-uslander.mp3

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Die Like a Dog

By Joseph Pierre, Psychiatrist - in Aeon May 15, 2018 "Indeed, the American Veterinary Medical Association Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals (2013) acknowledges that ‘there is no consensus on when it is appropriate to let [a] life go’, but…

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Hemlock Society of San Diego

Hear Faye Girsh's talk about the mission of the Hemlock Society and current laws for self-determination at end of life, along with broader provisions in other countries for ending one’s life. limitations of California's End of Life Option Act. Length:…

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