At 29 years old, Brittany Maynard became the public face of the controversial right-to-die movement. Diagnosed with a brain tumor, doctors offered her treatments that could prolong her life but not save it. For the first time, Brittany’s mom speaks out on her daughter’s right to die on her own terms and why she thinks that same option should be more available to others.

After years of trying to get pregnant, doctors told Kelsi Pierce it would be near impossible for her to conceive a child. However, Kelsi got the surprise of her life when her mom volunteered to be her surrogate — and she found out she, too, was pregnant!