Louis Theroux: LA Stories - Edge of Life

Louis Theroux: LA Stories - Edge of Life

Available on BBC Select, Prime Video
America spends a huge amount on healthcare – and a hefty proportion of this is on end-of-life care. In this dramatic film, British filmmaker Louis Theroux visits LA’s Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre in West Hollywood. He meets patients and families facing the toughest decisions imaginable: die in relative comfort, or gamble on possibly painful treatments to cure them or prolong their lives?