think about that for a second. Isn't the person being in constant pain or in a hopeless situation a prerequisite for the Drs approval? The drugs take the pain away. (permanently). This is not being done for 'fun' or because the person can't wait for help . This is being done because the patients health is NOT good, and there is NO (medical) help or chance of cure for their illness.
The barbiturates used in ending life in reference to Question 2 on MA ballot ensure that the patient does not feel any pain. The proposed act is already is drawing around 60 percent support in recent polls, but a group of people in the state still strongly oppose it.