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What is an advance directive?

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Sometimes called a living will, this document spells out the measures you would like taken, or not taken, to prolong your life. This document is legally binding.

From: Getting Your Affairs in Order WebMD Medical Reference

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Casey Fields, manager, Capital Caring, Largo, MD.

Harris Interactive, Estate Planning Survey, April 2004.

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on October 29, 2017

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Casey Fields, manager, Capital Caring, Largo, MD.

Harris Interactive, Estate Planning Survey, April 2004.

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on October 29, 2017

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