Network News

  • Bill Gates Supports Death Panels
  • 3/17/2014
  • (NRO) - It is funny-in both the ha-ha and ironical senses-that those who often scream most loudly against the "death panel" meme often follow, sotto voce, "But we need death panels."
  • Brother of Terri Schiavo Gives Talk on End-Of-Life Issues
  • 3/14/2014
  • (CatholicPhilly.com) - Bobby Schindler spoke Sunday, March 9 at St. Vincent de Paul Parish in Richboro, Bucks County, on the topic of assisted nutrition and hydration.
  • "Brain Dead" Teenager Awakens From Coma After Her Family Sings Hymns
  • 3/13/2014
  • (LifeNews.com) - LifeNews has repeatedly chronicled cases of people who were prematurely declared dead or said to be in supposedly persistent vegetative states who ultimately recovered.
  • Pushing Experimentation Without Consent
  • 3/12/2014
  • (NRO) - The New England Journal of Medicine-ever more radically utilitarian, in my view-has an article by prominent bioethicists urging that some less dangerous (comparative effectiveness research) medical experimentation be conducted on patients without our consent.
  • The Dark Debut of Debbie Wasserman Schultz
  • 3/10/2014
  • (Susan D. Harris/American Thinker) - It was a turning point in my life. Some people remember where they were when Kennedy was killed or Apollo 11 landed on the moon. I remember where I was the day Terri Schiavo died. I was crying in a bathroom stall at work, wondering what kind of merciless country I lived in.
  • 'Death with Dignity Act' Finds Little Support in NH House
  • 3/07/2014
  • (Union Leader) - The House Thursday soundly rejected legislation that would have allowed a terminally ill patient to seek a lethal prescription from cooperating physicians. Under House Bill 1325, the "Death with Dignity Act," the patient must have received a prognosis of six months or less to live by two physicians.
  • Florida Judge Says No to Hospital "Pull Plug" Demand
  • 3/06/2014
  • (NRO) - Futile Care Theory (medical futility) permits strangers-doctors, bioethicists, etc.-to overrule a patient's advance directive or decisions by family to maintain a patient's life.
  • Deception Instead Of Dignity: The Language of Assisted Suicide
  • 3/05/2014
  • (BreakPoint) - The battle over ideas is the battle over definitions. Whoever controls the language controls the debate. Let me illustrate. What's your response-positive or negative-to the term "assisted suicide"?
  • Drug Seems to Speed Recovery After Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 3/04/2014
  • (HealthDay News) - A drug that's typically used to treat the flu and Parkinson's disease appears to speed recovery in traumatic brain injury patients, a new study indicates.
  • PA Attorney General Drops Daughter's Assisted-Suicide Case
  • 3/03/2014
  • (AP) - Pennsylvania's attorney general won't appeal a recent ruling that clears a nurse of assisted-suicide charges in her elderly father's death.