Patient Advocacy

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1. Describe a situation related to patient advocacy.
Many people nowadays are choosing not to eat meat. Most have decided to live a healthy lifestyle and practice Veganism. If a patient is in the hospital and have been admitted for a few days. Patient will be given a menu and does not eat meat. This would be a situation related to patient advocacy.

2. Discuss the ethical and legal components of the situation.
Some vegan people that I know do not just practice not eating meat but have chosen to ethically not purchase products that are tested on animals, made of animals, and participate in stop animal testing and cruelty movement. The legal component of this situation is that if patient is not given food without meat or that does not contain