Our family members helped enough to pay for a month

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thousands of dollars per week. Our family members helped enough to pay for a month of her treatment until she had to come back home, because we could not afford it. Unfortunately, she was not better than before, because she could not go through with it completely. Therefore, we were back on square one. Furthermore, it is important for patients to be around those who acknowledge them and can genuinely accommodate to their needs. The relationship that a patient has with their loved ones is not the same as the relationships they make with their doctor. There is an establishment of security, trust, and comfortability within the home; therefore, a patient is more familiar and content with their setting. Erwin Chemerinsky, a graduate of Harvard Law School, and the second most frequently cited American legal scholar, wrote an article on a court case titled "Washington V. Glucksberg Was Tragically Wrong." Chemerinsky stated, “The supreme court rejected any constitutional right to physician-assisted suicide.” Ultimately, what this means is that a patient does not have the choice to end their life no matter what the situation is. They are forced to go through with what ever pain that they are feeling and all the medicine they must endure. Including, Hepola gave her own perception of a terminally ill patient she knew. As a person outside looking in she stated, “Maybe if I spoke her language she would see that I was a kind person, that I at least tried; it scared me to make contact with her. It made me nervous to even think about her.” Those around us may not have the same intentions or care that our loved
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Alcorn 5 ones have. A patient being treated at home would not have to worry about communicating, or getting what they need, perhaps even wanting to commit suicide. Including, from experience I once had to get ACL reconstruction surgery. Although I did not have to stay in the hospital for more than a day, the short experience I had left me eager to get home. I did not like the idea of being put to sleep with drugs, monitored, or bright lights. My mother was also opposed to hospitals. Every time I spoke to her she could not wait to get home and she always seemed to sound and look better when she was. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, a Swiss American Psychologist who is devoted to improving the lives of terminally ill patients and is a supporter of the hospice movement, wrote “On The Fear of Death.” Kubler Ross makes the claim that being at home “prepares them gradually and helps them view death as part of life” (197). It is more natural and humane for a person to spend their last days in a place where they know and around people who they love. In contrast, there are perspectives that recognize medical facilities as being the best aid a person can receive. Kase explains that there may be benefits to being able to take drugs that have not completely gone through the approval process. I suppose, that it is better than trying the same medicine that is ineffective repetitively. Including, according to the costs of proper treatment, it may seem better to reap the causes of debt than losing someone near and dear. Therefore, others may choose to go through with paying thousands of dollars to keep a loved one alive. This makes
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