End of Life Option Act Annual Report for 2017 is out.
Friends of End of Life Choice:
As we learn new things we will pass them along to you. Most of our meetings are recorded and you can view them here.
As Catholic Hospitals Expand, So Do Limits on Some Procedures By Katie Hafner,Aug. 10, 2018, New York Times.
Letting Go By Atul Gawande, Annals of Medicine August 2, 2010 Issue. Published in The New Yorker
Die Like a Dog By Joseph M Pierre, UCLA Professor of Psychiatry. Aeon
In Oregon, pushing to give patients with degenerative diseases the right to die By Rob Kuznia, Washington Post, March 11, 2018
Scottish Parliament removes time limit in definition of "terminally ill" My Death, My Decision website, July 15, 2018
Oregon Couple's Final Days Captured In Intimate Aid-In-Dying Video Washington Post, March 7, 2018
How American ideas about end-of-life care have shifted by Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times, June 30, 2018
A Harder Death for People With Intellectual Disabilities. By Tim Lahey, M.D. New York Times, April 5, 2018
Professor Stephen Hawking backs right to die for the terminally ill. By Sarah Boseley. The Guardian. Sept. 2013
This Was Not the Good Death We Were Promised, By Karen Brown. New York Times, 1/6/18
Getting Off the End-of-Life Conveyor Belt. by Joanne Kaldy. Caring for the Ages. Dec., 2017
I'm a Christian With Stage IV Cancer. I Want Death With Dignity. by Corinne Johns-Treat. Time. August 10, 2016
New 'Instructions' Could Let Dementia Patients Refuse Spoon-Feeding. By JoNel Aleccia, Kaiser Health News. November 3, 2017
Accessing Drugs for Medical Aid in Dying. (An article about the cost) by Catherine Offord, The Scientist, Aug. 17, 2017
A Year After Assisted Suicide Became Legal in California, hurdles remain. by Paul Sisson, San Diego Union Tribune, July 2, 2017
Changing the Paradigm of Advance Directives to Avoid Prolonged Dementia by Norman Cantor, Harvard Law Blog, April 20, 2017
How to End a Life, By Nicholas Hune-Brown, Toronto Life, May 23, 2017
A Matter of Death and Life, by Wael Haddara, theWhig.com April 28, 2017
Belgian Catholic psychiatric hospitals 'adjust' their view of euthanasia.By Michael Cook, Bioedge April 29, 2017.
Montana's right to die law in jeopardy with new proposal. KPAX, March 1, 2017
Gorsuch Staunchly Opposes 'Aid in Dying.' Does It Matter? Judge Neil M. Gorsuch's book leaves no doubt regarding his feelings. But advocates say the real battle is in state courts, not the Supreme Court. By Paula Span, THE NEW OLD AGE; New YorkTimes FEB. 24, 2017
Doctor Considers the Pitfalls of Extending Life and Prolonging Death. Haider Warraich, on his new book, "Modern Death" Fresh Air. January 30, 2017
Assisted Dying Global Report Card 2016 - Fact file by Neil Francis, Posted on Thursday 7th July 2016 on http://dyingforchoice.com/. Key finding: Approval amongst physicians seems to be consistently lower than amongst the public..
DIGNICIDE -- By William Simmons - Presentation at at the Euthanasia-2016 Conference World Federation of Right-to-Die Societies Amsterdam, May 12, 2016
Doctor Assisted Suicide:California Ban Challenged in Court -- by Howard Mintz -- San Jose Mercury News -- February 15, 2015
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