Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel says that 75 years old is the ideal age to die…. “Why I Hope to Die at 75” — 57-year-old Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel argued that living to be 75 years old was long enough for anyone. After 75, Emanuel suggests, “We are no longer remembered as vibrant and engaged but as feeble, ineffectual, even pathetic.”
Yes, it is true that many older adults have Alzheimer’s or are disabled from stroke- but many MORE do not have these issues and are living healthy, independent lives. Please watch this Fox News video about why Dr. Emanuel’s opinion is pessimistic.