< All Topics Main Hastening Death Voluntarily Stopping Eating & Drinking Are wishes regarding stopping eating & drinking commonly documented in advance directives? Print Are wishes regarding stopping eating & drinking commonly documented in advance directives? PostedOctober 13, 2021 UpdatedJanuary 4, 2022 EOLCNYNO. This is a fairly new type of directive. – JudyTags: advance care planningadvance directivedementia directivesedvsed Previous Are hospices transparent regarding their positions re VSED? Next Can a person refuse only food and not water and have it still be VSED? And would dying just take a little longer?