I of all people should know how to do this. As an ICU nurse, I see every day how agonizing it is for families to make end-of-life care decisions for loved ones who have not made their wishes clearly known. I know what I want. I know what the legal options are. But when I sit down to fill out the papers, I stall.

August 12, 2019
I of all people should know how to do this. As an ICU nurse, I see every day how agonizing it is for families to make […]
August 6, 2019
Rapidly evolving therapies can challenge a physician’s understanding of advanced-stage disease and add complexity to end-of-life decision-making, yielding divergent recommendations from colleagues.
August 6, 2019
A national poll was commissioned by the ‘Speak Up’ Advance Care Planning in Canadainitiative to identify people’s current attitudes and behaviors towards planning for their future health […]
August 6, 2019
The decision seemed straightforward. Bob McHenry’s heart was failing, and doctors recommended two high-risk surgeries to restore blood flow. Without the procedures, McHenry, 82, would die.