will to live
will to livePsychology The sense of self-preservation, usually coupled to a 'future sense'–ie, dreams, and aspirations, and expectations for future improvement in one's state in life
Patient discussion about will to live
Q. do we need the esophagus to live? If we were to take our esophagus away would we still live?
Q. How long can an alcoholic expect to live? My nephew who was an alcoholic died in his early age of 35. My uncle who was also an alcoholic died in his age of 48. How long can an alcoholic expect to live?
The psychological side is the likelihood that goofy behavior caused by the use of alcohol may kill them. The list here is endless. Driving while drunk, getting in violent confrontations, taking idiotic risks, using power tools while blitzed. One way or another, the odds are good that this person will die much earlier than if they were not drinking.
Q. how long do u live with lupus? why do we get lupus? why was i hit with it along with all my other medical problems? i dont understand why..