Answering our life and death question?
Health care costs in
Consider that approximately 50% of all health care costs are incurred in
Having been twice in
But much of
I don’t for a moment think that
I have taken
But what would God think? We were and some are still taught that we should not limit our living being under any circumstances. Without getting into
Beyond religion, this is also a very personal issue for some. For me, I think it is more about reality. Twenty years ago, almost no one would consider being cremated. Today, it is unusual not to be. This is because it became obvious that
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So how can we impact
But more than taking care of ourselves through communications, we could also begin looking at
Of course, I started this little ditty by looking at health care costs... so I had better come around to my point. I don't think we will rationalize how to 'do dying better' (not here and not today). I do think that it is high time we started to understand that we probably could lower health care costs easier by 'doing dying better' than we will putting people on diets, smoke cessation programs, losing the guns and so on. Come on North America, let's face it!