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‘A Beautiful Death’ – Paul’s Choice

Resource type: Video

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In his final 38 days of life, Paul Scheier and his family share what it’s like choosing quality over quantity of life after a cancer diagnosis.

This video is part of a Consumer Reports multimedia package chronicling Schreier’s last days after he chooses to forgo curative treatment for his lung cancer. It includes audio clips from his wife, children, friends, and hospice doctor, talking about the emotional and physical issues that emerge as death approaches.

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> ‘A Beautiful Death’ Video Is a Finalist for National Magazine Award

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