Tag Archives: advance directive

Grandma Can’t Kill Herself In Massachusetts

Well, I guess that I am not surprised that the citizens of Massachusetts voted 51 to 49% to kill the assisted suicide measure. Death With Dignity, the group that supported the measure, was outspent 5 to 1 by the opposition. But it was very close and I’d imagine that it will be back on the ballot soon. […]

No Tubes Please. IT’S DNR For Me. Yes, This Is My Arm.

I’ve been thinking about getting my first tattoo for over a year. My book has a chapter on what everyone should have (advance directives, DNR, will, some savings cause Social Security isn’t going to cut it, etc.) I thought, hey, why not get inked.  Plus, I live in Portland one of the most tatted cities […]