What is the WILL TO LIVE?
WILL TO LIVE is a legal document that you can sign which:
a legally binding pro-life alternative to the traditional Living
Names someone to make health care decisions for you (your "heath
care agent') if you develop a condition that makes it impossible for
you to speak for yourself (become "incompetent"), and
Makes clear (in the form of written instructions to your health care
agent) what medical treatment you would want if you can no longer
speak for yourself
How Does the WILL TO LIVE
protect your life and the lives of your family members?
you are unable to speak for yourself the WILL TO LIVE:
Names someone you trust to safeguard your life when you cannot
speak for yourself as your "health care agent"
Names backup agents if your first choice can't serve
Describes the treatment you do and do not want to guide your
health care agent and physicians
Protects your family and health care agent from pressure from
health care providers and others by allowing them to prove what you
really did want
Relieves the agony of decision making for them by making your
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