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California’s End of Life Option Act Goes Into Effect, But What Does That Mean In Florida?

A new law going into effect in California will allow terminally ill patients with less than six months to live to request life-ending medication from a physician.

Although no such legislation has been introduced in Florida, the passage of this statute underscores the importance of discussing patient’s final wishes with physicians and family members alike.

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