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May 16, 2015

Recommended read: “The Last Day of Her Life”, New York Times

Recommended read: “The Last Day of Her Life”, New York Times The powerful story of Sandy Bem, Cornell psychology professor, as she judges her end-of-life choices […]
April 18, 2015

VOA: In US, Growing Push for ‘Aid in Dying’ for Terminally Ill

VOA: In US, Growing Push for ‘Aid in Dying’ for Terminally Ill NEW YORK—Sara Myers was diagnosed four years ago with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a […]
April 11, 2015

Times Union: Advocates promote physician-assisted death in N.Y.

Times Union: Advocates promote physician-assisted death in N.Y. Barbara Mancini faced 10 years in prison for the alleged crime of helping her father attempt to end […]
April 4, 2015

End of Life Choices New York Tax Exempt

End of Life Choices New York Tax Exempt We have received notice from the IRS approving our application for tax exempt status under Section 501(c)(3) of […]
August 23, 2013

Judith Schwarz, RN, PhD, Clinical Coordinator, interviewed on NPR Fresh Air program.

Judith Schwarz, RN, PhD, Clinical Coordinator, interviewed on NPR Fresh Air program. Many of us think of death as the worst possible outcome for a terminally […]
August 23, 2013

Hospice Eligibility Extended to 12 months

Hospice Eligibility Extended to 12 months The Public Health Law, Section 4002. 5, has been amended to allow for people to enroll in hospice if they have […]
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