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This Declaration of Desire for a Natural Death is an estate planning tool which expresses a person's desire that no life-sustaining procedures be used if his or her condition is terminal or in a persistent vegetative state. The document is intended to avoid the possibility of family disagreements arising over extraordinary medical procedures during the final stages of a person's life. This declaration contains standard provisions that are commonly included in such a document, and may be customized to address the specific desires of the individual. This should be used by a person that does not want life-sustaining procedures to be administered in the event of a terminal condition.
"Declaration of Desire for a Natural Death"