In British Baby’s Case, Catholic Views Aren’t So Clear-Cut – New York Times


New York Times

In British Baby's Case, Catholic Views Aren't So Clear-Cut
New York Times
The infant, Charlie Gard, is on life support in a London hospital. He has a rare genetic disorder that prevents his cells from producing the energy needed to sustain his organs. He cannot move or breathe on his own. The hospital has won a series of
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Government urged to develop national strategy on end-of-life issues – Irish Times


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Government urged to develop national strategy on end-of-life issues
Irish Times
The Government has been urged to develop a national strategy on palliative care, end-of-life issues and bereavement to include both health and non-health areas of public policy. Publishing its pre-budget submission on Thursday, the Irish Hospice …

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All Americans should have the end-of-life options available to Californians – Los Angeles Times


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All Americans should have the end-of-life options available to Californians
Los Angeles Times
To the editor: Recently The Times focused on California's End of Life Option Act with two nicely complementary reports. (β€œShe watched her ex-husband end his life under California's new right-to-die law. 'I felt proud,'” June 30, and β€œ111 terminally ill

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She watched her ex-husband end his life under California’s new … – Los Angeles Times


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She watched her ex-husband end his life under California's new …
Los Angeles Times
Roberta Stone's ex-husband Bob was one of the first Californians to avail himself of the End of Life Option Act. She was there when he did it.

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111 terminally ill patients took their own lives in first 6 months of California right-to-die law – Los Angeles Times


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111 terminally ill patients took their own lives in first 6 months of California right-to-die law
Los Angeles Times
The End of Life Option Act made California the fifth state in the nation to allow patients with less than six months to live to request end-of-life drugs from their doctors. Physician-assisted deaths made up 6 out of every 10,000 deaths in California
111 Californians terminated lives under aid-in-dying law last year …SFGate
111 people died under California's new right-to-die lawCNN
111 terminally ill people took their own lives under Calif. law – NY …New York Daily News
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End of life care charity launches information for people with a learning difficulty – Nursing Times


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End of life care charity launches information for people with a learning difficulty
Nursing Times
Looking after yourself; Your feelings; Work, money and getting the best out of life; Money and work; and Your family and friends; Caring for someone with an illness they will probably die from – Who can help? Looking after yourself; and Money and work.

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End-of-life care: when CPR is wrong – Irish Times


Irish Times

End-of-life care: when CPR is wrong
Irish Times
The modern intensive care unit offers a wide range of life support mechanisms so that even the sickest person with multi-organ failure can be kept alive. Parallel to this, the media, and television in particular, has removed any veil of secrecy that

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Raising awareness on end-of-life care – The Straits Times

Raising awareness on end-of-life care
The Straits Times
We thank Mr Francis Cheng (End-of-life care – Important to know your loved ones' wishes; May 30), Mr Seah Yam Meng (Raise awareness of alternatives in end-of-life care; June 1) and Dr Ong Yew Jin (End-of-life discussions must go beyond medical …

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Free film screening, end-of-life discussion – Gettysburg Times

Free film screening, end-of-life discussion
Gettysburg Times
SpiriTrust Lutheran is hosting a free, community screening of the documentary "Being Mortal" on Wednesday, June 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at The Village at Gettysburg, 1075 Old Harrisburg Road in Gettysburg. Immediately following the screening

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End-of-life discussions must go beyond medical preferences – The Straits Times

End-of-life discussions must go beyond medical preferences
The Straits Times
Because each patient and family is different, our team facilitates in planning for the future needs of patients often by discussing their ideas on living well, and guiding them in navigating the healthcare system in order to make better decisions near

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