The importance of end of life: the law and family

The most difficult discussions we must have are also the most important. One of these has to do with how we wish to end our lives and what should happen after; no one wants to leave their families with making difficult decisions, based on assumptions of what we would like to happen; but, unforeseen circumstances may arise where we will need our families to act as medical proxies and make decisions about our well-beings. South Africa was itself in the news with regard to end-of-life decisions and law. About four months ago, the country dealt with a significant case about … Continue reading The importance of end of life: the law and family