Euthanasia Issues | Elder Advocates Of Alberta Society

By: Elder Advocates  09-12-2011
Keywords: Nursing Homes

Euthanasia Issues | Elder Advocates Of Alberta Society

The 3.6 million – or one out of eight – Canadians who live with disabilities already feel unwanted, unequal and unaccepted by Canadian society, he told a Dec. 1 news conference on Parliament Hill…

I need HELP ASAP and have not been able to find any. My husband’s two sisters, brother and one granddaughter are euthanizing his mother…

My mother died last year in hospital, because the doctor dealing with her decided her life wasn’t worth the expenses…

A recent survey carried out on showed that only 20.9% of UK nurses think that assisted suicide should be legalised here…

A Canadian study on palliative care, published in the August 1995 American Journal of Psychiatry, reinforced what past research had documented – when physical pain is controlled and depression is treated, terminally ill people do not want to die…

The following is a presentation made by Mrs. Bev Headington at the Elder Advocates Of Alberta Society Press Conference held at the Old Timer’s Cabin on May 21, 2006. Note: Contains some graphic images

Evidence grows that patients are being deliberately starved and dehydrated to death.

Federal Judge Michael Hogan ruled that Ballot Measure 16, adapted by a small majority of Oregon voters in November 1994, violates the equal protection guarantees of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution…

The legalization of premature death as a treatment option is a threat to disabled people…

A leading British medical college has called on the health profession to consider euthanasia for seriously disabled newborn babies…

Case study of James Bain, including a letter to the Minister of Justice, and photos of his condition. Warning: contains some disturbing images

Certain Physicians in Alberta are using ZYPREXA as a vehicle for Euthanasia of the elderly in Nursing Homes – without a doubt….

When a doctor hastens the death of a terminally ill patient, the end is not always easy or peaceful, says a report in the New England Journal of Medicine…

Presented by Ruth Maria Adria at the Values, Ethics and Vision Conference, Bernard Snell Hall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB.

Keywords: Nursing Homes

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