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april4175 November 3rd, 2014 6:18am

Brittany Maynard moved to Oregon so she could participate in that state's Death With Dignity Act. She ended her life on 11/1. After reading the link below-understanding her symptoms and prognosis-did she make the right call?

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Rj5555 Spokane Washington
11/04/14 4:27 pm

There is no good call. It's her call and hers alone. Neither choice ends well.

FlipFlopGirl Sic semper tyrannis
11/03/14 5:15 am

I watched my mom die. It's very hard to see the decline happening. The month before she passed she was a shell of who she was. Everyone should be allowed to die with dignity when the illness is terminal and end stage.

11/03/14 7:30 am

I agree completely. I watched my step father do the same thing and it was heart breaking. I'm sorry about your mom.

BlackhawksFTW Here come the Hawks.
11/02/14 11:57 pm

She not only spared herself pain but she also spared her loved ones the pain of continuing to see her suffer.

LadyBug237 Florida
11/02/14 11:42 pm

She made the right decision for herself. That's what really matters.

TopsQueen Oregon Coast
11/02/14 11:36 pm

Absolutely she did. I am very thankful I am a resident of Oregon.

pandagoesmoo licking the windows
11/02/14 11:20 pm

If she would not have made that choice, she would have been in pain for maybe a few months before she died. She would die, I would let her go to spare her the pain..