Worst ways to die old?
January 17, 2007 12:03 AM Subscribe
What are the worst (natural) ways to die as an old person in terms of how it must feel for them? Are there ways to die for which the symptoms cannot be alleviated by medical means and it's just a completely dreadful existence until death? What fraction of people die old horribly?
posted by vizsla to health & fitness (31 answers total) 9 users marked this as a favorite
And if you do have a horrible terminal disease, what are the best ways to ensure you die as happily as possible?