Parents to honor 5-year-old daughter's decision of 'heaven' over 'hospital'

October 28, 2015 3:30 PM

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An Oregon family is allowing their terminally ill five-year-old daughter to make the decision of whether she wants to go to the hospital next time she is sick or stay at home and potentially die.

Julianna Snow, who has a neurodegenerative disease called Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, which has caused her to become so weak that even a minor cold could become pneumonia, told her mother that she would rather go to "heaven," according to CNN.

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