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Letter: Death is anything but standard

Re: “Quebec doctors to get euthanasia kits” (Montreal Gazette, Sept. 1)

For a sick patient nearing the end of life, intravenous insertion can be incredibly traumatic and difficult. 261 kata lagi


California Democrats resurrect euthanasia bill for immediate vote

On July 7, I exulted that SB 128, California’s physician-assisted suicide bill that was passed by the state Senate, died in a state Assembly committee because Democrats had trouble finding enough votes to move the bill ahead, and that SB 128 was off the table for the rest of the year. 332 kata lagi


Quebec doctors to receive 'euthanasia kits'

MONTREAL – Doctors will soon receive standardized kits that will allow them to carry out assisted suicides, reports the National Post.

READ MORE: Quebec national assembly adopts right-to-die legislation… 108 kata lagi


The value of accepting suffering

One of the most inspirational people I have ever met came in the form of a very fragile woman, Alison Davis.

What a grace and wonderful moment to meet her and her devoted caregiver of more than twenty years, Colin Harte.   604 kata lagi


A medic's reflections on palliative care and assisted suicide

How people die remains in the memory of those who live on.” – Dame Cecily Saunders, founder of the modern hospice movement.

During the last two months of my fifth year “Community Care” medical placement, I have had the precious opportunity to spend time with palliative care patients and physicians. 728 kata lagi

The OT Thing - Episode 7

Unathi Rants Breakup Euthanasia

Seventh episode of the podcast! So my friend, Munash from TeamHealing, and I decided to talk a bit about current events and get a dialogue going with you guys. 96 kata lagi


Suicide and euthanasia

Suicide is one of the leading causes of deaths in the twenty first century and majorly affecting the young generation (Paterson 3). However, unlike majority of principal causes of death, personal suicide continues to cause more deaths each year worldwide. 936 kata lagi