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Why I Believe in AHD

October 28th, 2013 by Y Collaborative


My grandmother lived three years longer than she wanted to. Blind, unable to care for herself, surrounded by strangers and missing her husband, she told anyone who came by her bed that she wanted to die.

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5 Reasons Why You Need an Advanced Healthcare Directive (AHD)

October 24th, 2013 by Y Collaborative


An “advance health care directive” notifies your family, physician, and friends about your health care preferences, including the types of special treatment you want or don’t want at the end-of-life, your desire for diagnostic testing, surgical procedures, cardiopulmonary resuscitation and organ donation.

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