A Life-or-Death Situation

“A Life-or-Death Situation.” By Robin Marantz Henig, The New York Times.

As a bioethicist, Peggy Battin fought for the right of people to end their own lives. After her husband’s cycling accident, her field of study turned unbearably personal.

Brooke was cycling down a hill in City Creek Canyon in Salt Lake City when . . . → Read More: A Life-or-Death Situation

When Prolonging Death Seems Worse Than Death

“When Prolonging Death Seems Worse Than Death.” By Terry Gross, Fresh Air from WHYY

“We’re going to discuss a subject that’s difficult to talk about: end-of-life decisions for the terminally ill. My guest, Judith Schwarz, works with the group Compassion & Choices, serving as the regional clinical coordinator for the East Coast. Compassion & Choices . . . → Read More: When Prolonging Death Seems Worse Than Death