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  • Elderly Should 'Hurry Up and Die': Japanese Minister
  • 2/03/2013
  • (LifeSiteNews.com) - The recently-elected government of Japan has made itself heard on the life issues. Finance minister Taro Aso, said on Monday that elderly and financially dependent Japanese have a duty to die quickly to take pressure off the government-funded social service system.
  • Hearings Begin on Assisted Suicide Bill
  • 2/01/2013
  • (Rutland Herald) - Vermont lawmakers considering legislation that would allow doctors to prescribe lethal medication to terminally ill patients seeking to end their own lives heard Tuesday from former Gov. Madeleine Kunin, who said her brother's death last month only strengthened her belief that a dying patient's wishes must be paramount.
  • Hypothermia Could Prevent Traumatic Brain Injury Victims from Dying
  • 1/31/2013
  • (stv news) - Inducing hypothermia in people with traumatic brain injuries could prevent long-term damage and death. Every year, two million people worldwide suffer traumatic brain injuries.
  • Physician-Assisted Suicide Runs Risk of Invisible Coercion
  • 1/30/2013
  • (Montana Standard) - Ben Mattlin writes in The New York Times on Oct. 31, 2012, that he counts himself as a pro-choice liberal who ought to support physician-assisted suicide, but as a lifelong disabled person, he cannot.
  • False Happy Face of Oregon Assisted Suicide
  • 1/29/2013
  • (NRO) - The Oregon death bureaucrats, the media, and the ideologues work together to put a false happy face on assisted suicide in Oregon. No flaws, we are told. No abuses. Nothing to see but compasssssion.
  • Israeli Ex-Prime Minister 'Has Brain Activity'
  • 1/28/2013
  • (BBC) - Ariel Sharon, the former Israeli prime minister who has been in a coma for seven years, has shown significant signs of brain activity, doctors say.
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Can Repair Brain Damage
  • 1/27/2013
  • (everydayhealth) - A new way of treating brain damage might help people who sustained brain injury following stroke or other trauma, even years after the fact.
  • Archbishop Chaput to Celebrate National Mass for Eighth Anniversary of Terri Schiavo's Death
  • 1/23/2013
  • PHILADELPHIA, Pa, January 23, 2013 / -- The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network is delighted to announce that Archbishop Charles Chaput, Archbishop of the Diocese of Philadelphia, will celebrate "The National Memorial Mass for Terri's Day". In addition, Governor Sarah Palin will be the honored speaker at the Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network's Award Gala following Terri's Memorial Mass.
  • Mother: 'Miracle' Shot Saved Son with TBI
  • 1/22/2013
  • (WRAL.com) - It can happen in an instant - a car accident or even a slip on a skateboard can lead to traumatic brain injury. The most severe cases can be fatal or leave patients with long-term disabilities.
  • Let's Find a Way to Kill Alzheimer's Patients!
  • 1/21/2013
  • (NRO) - Don't anyone tell me that the mercy killing imperative and cost containment aren't mixed-driven by a pernicious "quality of life" ethic that denigrates and demeans the moral value of the most weak and vulnerable among us.