How does a living will work and when does it become of legal effect?

How does a living will work and when does it become of legal effect?

 

Solution

A living will, also called a directive to physicians or advance directive, is a document that lets people state their wishes for end-of-life medical care, in case they become unable to communicate their decisions. It has no power after death.

Many states have forms for advance directives, allowing residents to state their wishes in as much or as little detail as they’d like. For example, it’s