Back in 2014, I wrote in the Huff Post about the concept of cryothanasia, when living persons use euthanasia to make sure the #cryonics process is done as efficiently and successfully as possible. I'm excited to see the concept catch on, and here is my original article and two academic papers on it as well. https://www.huffingtonpost.com/zoltan-istvan/should-cryonics-cryocide-_b_5518684.html & https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28786175 & https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-78599-8_5 #transhumanism
Should Cryonics, Cryothanasia, and Transhumanism Be Part of the Euthanasia Debate?
An elderly man named Bill sits in a lonely Nevada nursing home, staring out the window. The sun is fading from the sky, and night will soon cover the sur...
Euthanasia and cryothanasia. - PubMed - NCBI
Bioethics. 2017 Sep;31(7):526-533. doi: 10.1111/bioe.12368.