Will Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel retract his view that he wants to die by 75?

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In 2014, Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel argued in the Atlantic that he wants to die by 75.

At 75 and beyond, I will need a good reason to even visit the doctor and take any medical test or treatment, no matter how routine and painless. And that good reason is not “It will prolong your life.” I will stop getting any regular preventive tests, screenings, or interventions. I will accept only palliative—not curative—treatments if I am suffering pain or other disability.

He was recently named to the Biden-Harris COVID task force.

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In 2014, Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel argued in the Atlantic that he wants to die by 75.

At 75 and beyond, I will need a good reason to even visit the doctor and take any medical test or treatment, no matter how routine and painless. And that good reason is...

Last updated: 2024-05-29
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