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Living Will can record wishes about medical treatment you want

DNMUM425772 | 11/8/2018 | Author : Namita Agarwal | WC :653

Dignity in death: Terminally ill patients who are adults and in a sound state of mind can make Living Will about their treatment
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The Supreme Court’s decision allowing an individual to create a Living Will provides a legal tool for those who do not want a painful prolonging of their life by the advances in the medical treatments when the process of natural death has already started.
What is Living Will
It is a document that prescribes your wishes regarding the medical treatment you would want if you were unable to share your wishes with the health care provider. In order to make a Living Will, you should be an adult, in a sound state of mind, in a position to communicate and understand the consequences of executing the document.  
How to make a Living Will
You need to record the Living Will in writing so that if you are terminally ill, it
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