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NPR’s Diane Rehm a voice in end-of-life debate

Over the weekend, the Washington Post published a piece on National Public Radio host Diane Rehm’s advocacy for death with dignity.

Last year, Rehm’s husband John chose to end his long battle with Parkinson’s by refusing food and water, a decision not unexpected, as he and his wife had promised each other long ago they would help each other end their lives “‘when the time came,’ Diane said, ‘if there was some incurable or inoperable disease.’”

The end of John’s battle with […]

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