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Making A Plan For The End

Apr 25, 2014

Bioethics is a heavy issue to the average person, and most of us prefer not to think about death. But having a plan in place for when the worst happens is crucial.

Peggy Battin is the author of 'Least Worst Death.'

 On Friday's Up to Date, we're broadcasting live from the Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences. We talk with bioethicist Margaret Battin about making your wishes known, right-to-die issues and the sticky legal situation that surrounds euthanasia. We also explore her personal experience with these issues, which arose when her husband was suddenly paralyzed in a biking accident.


  • Peggy Battin, bioethicist

More information:  The blog that followed Peggy and Brooke's journey from his accident through his death can be found here.