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Blog: health-care-proxy

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…an advance directive is a way of extending my fatherly caring into a future when I will be the object of attention – and emotional distress. Envisioning such scenes, I imagine that my daughters might wish for my arm around their shoulders.

Isabel Merrin was an intern for The Conversation Project (TCP) for three years while she was a Tufts University student. How did this Millennial turn her passion for promoting open end-of-life conversations into a thought-provoking…

Someone you care about has asked you to be their health care proxy — now what? First, it is a huge honor. If you accept the invitation to be your friend or loved one’s proxy…