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Neurological Criteria of Ascertaining of Death and the Moral Dilemma in Catholic Hospitals in India

Medical technology, competencies of doctors, social awareness on the possibilities of medicine have formed a powerful drive to the transplants of vital organs from the deceased. 1,809 more words

Kitsap County: Hearing to discuss Harrison Hospital Expansion and religious doctrine issues

As more of our hospitals, and especially our rural hospitals, have been taken over by Catholic and other religious orders that seek to ban women’s access to reproductive health care, along with end of life decisions for all of us, many of us are very  concerned about maintaining long standing legal choices.   1,311 more words

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Assisted Dying – Why We Can't Undercut the Bruyère's Catholic Mission

This piece was originally published in the Ottawa Citizen as an op-ed on October 24, 2016.

The Elisabeth Bruyère Hospital’s complex palliative care facility has come under scrutiny in the Ottawa Citizen recently. 554 more words

Assisted Dying



I am not a member of the Catholic church but I have many close friends who are devoted members. I deeply respect any religion that helps all people and supports freedom for its members. 525 more words


Wednesday watch: Samantha Bee on Catholic hospitals

With reproductive rights under attack everywhere you turn, from Congress trying to defund Planned Parenthood to state legislatures mandating fetus funerals, there’s a stealth threat that hasn’t gotten as much attention but also poses a huge danger to women’s health. 55 more words