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LegalSign-contract-ThinkstockPhotos-452421227...But most people wait until they're well into middle age before taking care of this important legal work. For those who die young, or are disabled because of an unexpected event such as a car accident or ill-fated dive into an unfamiliar lake, it’s too late. Their families may have to fight in the courts and in hospital wards in order to carry through with the decisions that they believe this young person would have wanted them to make.

Read the full article on HealthCentral about a family who struggled with getting legal documents in place:

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