Medical aid in dying is a Christian option to stop end-of-life suffering – OCRegister


OCRegister

Medical aid in dying is a Christian option to stop end-of-life suffering
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As a faith leader, I am deeply concerned about terminally ill people as well as a dying patient's right to a peaceful death at the end of life. Medical aid in dying allows terminally ill adults to request and receive a doctor's prescription for

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Straight from the patient’s mouth: Videos can clearly state your end-of-life wishes – Medical Xpress

Straight from the patient's mouth: Videos can clearly state your end-of-life wishes
Medical Xpress
Then, earlier this year, Forman heard of a Pennsylvania physician who was helping people prepare "video advance directives" – videotaped statements expressing their preferences for end-of-life care. "I was like 'Oh my God, it's like someone was reading

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Vermont Medical Society Shifts End-Of-Life Policy – Vermont Public Radio


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Vermont Medical Society Shifts End-Of-Life Policy
Vermont Public Radio
And the organization never updated its official policy on end-of-life care after the law passed in 2013. Vermont Medical Society President Trey Dobson says the new policy recognizes that doctors have the legal right to help a patient end his or her

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Are There Racial Differences in End-of-Life Care? – Medical News Bulletin

Are There Racial Differences in End-of-Life Care?
Medical News Bulletin
Studies conducted in the United States assessing end-of-life care have shown that there may be differences in quality of care between races in the various areas of end-of-life care, including symptom management, communication, and clinical outcomes.

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Church groups enlisted in end-of-life medical planning initiative – Baltimore Sun


Baltimore Sun

Church groups enlisted in end-of-life medical planning initiative
Baltimore Sun
Months after his lengthy recuperation last year, he stood Sunday morning before a class at the North Hilton Street church to talk about end-of-life planning and why it is a good idea to have in place an advance health care directive and directions on

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Church addresses end-of-life medical planning – Baltimore Sun


Baltimore Sun

Church addresses end-of-life medical planning
Baltimore Sun
Months after his lengthy recuperation last year, he stood Sunday morning before a class at the North Hilton Street church to talk about end-of-life planning and why it is a good idea to have in place an advance health care directive and directions on

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Disney and Pixar films present opportunities for parents to discuss … – Medical Xpress


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Disney and Pixar films present opportunities for parents to discuss …
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Bambi's mother, Mufasa from "The Lion King" and Elsa's and Anna's parents in "Frozen" represent some of the characters who die in Disney and Pixar animated …

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Disney and Pixar films present opportunities for parents to discuss end-of-life with children – Medical Xpress


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Disney and Pixar films present opportunities for parents to discuss end-of-life with children
Medical Xpress
Starting the end-of-life conversation with children early allows the dialogue to continue and develop throughout their lives, and the deaths in these film can actually help children relate to and understand death in ways that otherwise might be very

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High-tech mannequin lets students practice end-of-life talks – Medical Xpress


Medical Xpress

High-tech mannequin lets students practice end-of-life talks
Medical Xpress
It's the conversation no one wants to have, but talking to patients and their families about death is inevitable for health care professionals. To address the limited …

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In Oregon, end-of-life wishes are just a click away – News Medical – News-Medical.net


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In Oregon, end-of-life wishes are just a click away – News Medical
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Just four hours earlier, Sallie Cutler had been sharing Mother's Day lunch with her mom, Alyce Cheatham. Then, that same evening, Cheatham, 96, landed in a …
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