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Medicine: Julianna's Story / Heaven or Hospital / A Discussion #1091502

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 03, 2015
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Elizabeth Cohen) The story of 5-year-old Julianna Snow, who has a fatal neuromuscular disease, presented; scenes shown of her life. [Parents Steve SNOW, Michelle MOON - talk about Julianna's fate & how she wants to go to heaven rather than the hospital.] The family discussion about what heaven will mean for her discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with NYU medical ethicist Art Caplan & The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Chris Feudtner@ about the ethical dilemma. [CAPLAN - says the parents have to make the decision.] [FEUDTNER - talks about the family decision about how to live with serious illness with the child being in the decision-making process.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Cohen, Elizabeth
Duration:
00:10:40

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