"A retired professional man has become the first British dementia patient to end his life at the Dignitas clinic.
The wealthy 83-year-old chose to travel to the controversial clinic in Switzerland because he did not want to face the agony of the progressive disease.
He is believed to be the first person to use the clinic’s services solely because of dementia.
The unnamed man from England went to the clinic after obtaining a report from a psychiatrist stating he was mentally competent to choose to kill himself…"
Read more at dailymail.co.uk ...
I always wondered about this.
But isn't it like changing disc-pad brakes on one's car?
There's more ease in paying someone else to change them, rather than doing it yourself in the garage.
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I think it's a good idea.
"If you like your health care plan … you can keep your health care plan! … Period!"
If you like your Doctor, you can keep your Doctor.
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