Rushing toward the future, opening new horizons of knowledge at every turn, modern medicine has delivered not only uncounted benefits to the world but also a grave and intractable problem: Often doctors save a life but leave a patient to endure months or years of suffering. 733 more words
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The most recent episode of CBS’s 60 Minutes featured a story about assisted suicide.
Here is how it began:
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A young woman with brain cancer named…
If you have been paying attention to the news, then you probably have heard of the increasing push to legalize euthanasia and of Brittany Maynard, who has become the unofficial poster child for euthanasia. 2,959 more words
Brittany Maynard, the woman who has chosen November 1 as the day she will die, recently spoke to People and wrote a blog post expressing appreciation for the support she has received over the past few weeks. 445 more words