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...hey do not have many options to deal with the pain and suffering they turn to extremes to try and relieve their pain. Diane Rehms husband was incapacitated by parkinson 's disease, and without the option for the prescription he starved himself to death over a period of 10 days because he didn 't want to suffer anymore. some patients are expressing how they feel, Ms. Maynard said of her decision: "I do not want to die. But I am dying. And I want to die on my own terms." (qtd. Oregon 's).
Human life is difficult to determine what exactlly what is both human and moral. in order for people to be relieved from their pain and suffering due to their terminal illness, some morals may be broken. it is important for the death with dignity act to be well documented and well managed but it needs to be available to every qualified person so they can be relieved from their pain.
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