Category: Death & Dying

The Will of the Chosen (Adventures of the Walker Book 1)

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Prejean, Would Jesus Pull the Switch?, Salt of the Earth, March/April, 1997, at 12. 17. However, it has had little impact on issues that affect women as individuals, such as polygamy, divorce, and inheritance. One of the biggest concerns for parents is that their children may end up in the wrong crowd. We have the right to refuse or withdraw from life sustaining treatment in Canada (Health Law Institute, 2004b), but not the right to request death through euthanasia or assisted suicide.
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Hemingway Tradition (Orca Soundings)

Kristin Butcher

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When a person is born, we rejoice, and when they're married, we jubilate, but when they die, we try to pretend that nothing happened. Being a black defendant merits a score of 1.4 in predicting whether a death sentence will ultimately result. Recent studies have raised questions, however, about the size of this phenomenon. So the right-to-die movement should fight to legalize what is best for the patient - both methods - and make no concessions to the religious right.
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Level 2 (Memory Chronicles)

Lenore Appelhans

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Where it is certified that the patient is pregnant with a foetus which will probably develop to the point of live birth, extraordinary life-sustaining treatment shall not be withdrawn so long as the foetus will probably develop to live birth with continued application of that treatment. p.81. The ultimate goal of palliative care is for the patient to achieve the best possible quality of life through relief of suffering, control of symptoms and restoration of functional capacity. It surprised me that some people seemed to �bully� me with advice when they learned that I was terminally ill.
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Fade Far Away (An Avon Flare Book)

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HOWEVER I SEE THEM AS TWO RELATED BUT SEPARATE DISORDERS. What sage remarks on the good-for-nothing sons and daughters of indiscretion and folly! and what frugal lessons, as we straitened the fire-side circle, on the uses of poker and tongs!'' ``Miss N. is very well, and begs to be remembered in the old way to you. Additionally, if you had to pay any fees (such as those accrued from requesting death certificates), make sure that you’re reimbursed from the estate.
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Red Kayak

Priscilla Cummings

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However, in other cultures, extended periods of grieving are socially sanctioned. There may have been, among so numerous a body, men of a different character, fishers in troubled waters, capitalists who sought gain not by the encouragement of fair trade and honest industry, but by affording temporary fuel to rashness or avarice. But more fundamentally, as the magazine “Private charity is an act of privilege, it can never be a viable alternative to State obligations,” said Dr James Obrinski, of the organization Médicins Sans Frontiéres, in Dhaka recently at the People’s Health Assembly….
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Deadly Little Secret (A Touch Novel Book 1)

Laurie Faria Stolarz

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Much of the controversy surrounding physician-assisted suicide however focuses on the debate over whether the practice should be legalized. Certain signs and symptoms can help a caregiver anticipate when death is near. And one of our children was diagnosed with a life-threatening condition when he was 3 months old, which was extremely difficult for us. Although a large majority of women are displeased with their bodies, many women and girls experience extreme body image difficulties that can be part of more complicated problems.
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Haunted Sister

Lael Littke

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Traditional spiritual healers use religious rituals for healing. He has completed postdoctoral studies in gerontology at Pennsylvania State University, in thanatology at the University of Kentucky School of Medicine, and in medical sociology at the University of Connecticut. While it is acceptable for women in this culture to show emotion after someone dies, they may not feel comfortable breaking down in front of the terminal patient.
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The Secrets We Keep

Trisha Leaver

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Furthermore, recent data from the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured reports increased economic pressures in 2009 contributing to crowding, including rising numbers of uninsured individuals and the inability of the insured to afford rising out-of-pocket costs. Three patients, their families and their doctors discuss some of the hardest decisions, including how to pay for care, what constitutes humane treatment, and how to balance dying and dignity. John Home by no means spared his friend's metaphysical studies.
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12 Things to Do Before You Crash and Burn

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The worry that a patient might die sooner than technologically necessary would be actively balanced by anxiety that a patient might die later than was compatible with a peaceful death. p.35 The process of dying is deformed when, through overconfidence in our power to manage technology and to manage our own ambivalence toward death, we fail to take account of what an overzealous medicine can do. p.37 A standard of futility compatible with the goal of avoiding an unnecessarily painful or extended death would be most valuable.
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Wither (The Chemical Garden Trilogy)

Lauren DeStefano

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The social worker ought to be thorough in her/his assessment to ensure that all points of view are being properly heard. As long as these things aren’t disturbing to the patient, caregivers can ask them to say more. He interviewed locals about the story, commenting that “in taverns and other male gathering places of surrounding King County, … sentiment ran in favor of bulldozer vengeance. ‘They just think it’s wonderful—that he really got even with her,’ said Joan Smith, a bartender at Twentieth Avenue Tavern in Seattle’s working-class Ballard district.” What Kirkman’s community supporters ignored in news reports was the fact that Kirkman and his wife had separated because he had declared that he no longer loved her.
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