Most people have strong feelings about how they want family, friends and medical providers to handle their final days of life. The time to make those wishes explicit is now – when you’re calm, and clear-eyed and able to communicate exactly what you want, and don’t want to happen.
Most people have strong feelings about how they want family, friends and medical providers to handle their final days of life. The time to make those wishes explicit is now – when you’re calm, and clear-eyed and able to communicate exactly what you want, and don’t want to happen. iStock
Most people have strong feelings about how they want family, friends and medical providers to handle their final days of life. The time to make those wishes explicit is now – when you’re calm, and clear-eyed and able to communicate exactly what you want, and don’t want to happen. iStock

Last days of life: ‘Who will speak for me?’

September 28, 2015 8:50 AM