Death With Dignity Should Be A Great Law Essay

831 Words Jul 14th, 2015 4 Pages
If you are a loved one was told you had six months left to live and could end up debilitating quickly from a terminal disease, what would you do? Would you go for hospice, palliative care, pain management, or would you consider death with dignity. Death with dignity is something some are not aware of this; as it is legal in only three states, legal with court approved in three states, eleven states considering it, twelve states considered it but did not pass the legislation, and eleven states with no activity with death with dignity. Death with dignity I feel should be a great law for all fifty states to pick up and it definitely would be my choice if I was ever given six months of life to live with a debilitating painful disease. Death with dignity is not for anyone, it is for who people who have absolutely no more options as treatment or medicine to slow the progress of their disease who have been told they have six months or less to live. So again would you like to have this option, think about it would you like to be able to control not just the physical pain but the emotional pain for you and your loved ones. With death with dignity you can you have a choice when the disease gets too much to handle, as its getting where you seem to be debilitating quickly. Would you like to be or see a loved one in so much pain, suffering, or getting so bad it’s just like they are existing not living? Most terminal illnesses that are told they have six months to live with no…

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