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How Medicare is trying to start a healthier national conversation about dying
The Signal

Diane Carbo has spent countless hours considering how she would like to die.

She doesn’t have a death wish or an obsession with life’s most morbid aspects. Instead, the nurse and elder care advocate reflects on her end because she thinks it helps her live more fully.

“An end-of-life plan should always be in place,” said Carbo, 62. “It’s empowering to have the decision settled in your mind.”