End-of-Life Issues Raised by Candidates

Dear Mr. Premack: I am one of your dedicated senior readers. I heard the debate between the four Republican candidates for lieutenant governor, and am wondering how their comments about changing the artificial life support law in Texas might affect me? – NL Artificial life support has been in the news a great deal in…

Planning can Avoid Family Argument over Funeral

Dear Mr. Premack: Mother passed away yesterday, and my brother and I are at odds over the funeral. His wife is very controlling and is pushing to have mother’s remains cremated. I want a traditional funeral where she is buried next to our father. We only have a few days to work this out. What…