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  • Doctor: Acceptance of Euthanasia Heightens Patients’ Distrust of Medical Profession
  • 11/20/2012
  • (MercatorNet) - I am an intensive care doctor in a Sydney hospital. I spend my days and nights amid flickering lights and beeping monitors in a small ward with desperately ill patients.
  • Stop Dehydrating the "Unconscious!"
  • 11/19/2012
  • (NRO/Wesley J. Smith) - Scientists continue to communicate with people thought to be oblivious and without awareness. From the BBC story: "A Canadian man who was believed to have been in a vegetative state for more than a decade, has been able to tell scientists that he is not in any pain.
  • Terri's Life & Hope Network Monthly Newsletter!
  • 11/16/2012
  • (Life & Hope e-Newsletter) - Terri's Life & Hope November e-Newsletter! Our monthly e-Newsletter gives you the latest news updates on issues relating to this growing attack on our medically vulnerable sisters and brothers, as well as our upcoming events and other information keeping you well informed!
  • Breakthrough Treatment for Survivors of TBI
  • 11/15/2012
  • (News Medical) - The first treatment breakthrough of its kind for survivors of traumatic brain injury (TBI) or stroke will be published in the December 1 issue of the journal CNS Drugs, with an accompanying editorial.
  • Injured Vets, Others Say Oxygen Treatments Restorative
  • 11/14/2012
  • (denverpost.com) - This Veterans Day, hundreds of thousands of injured troops are suffering from traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) with no definitive treatment. What if they could be healed?
  • PRESS RELEASE! Another Case of Person Thought to be 'Vegetative' Diagnosed Incorrectly
  • 11/14/2012
  • Yet Court Refused Similar Tests for Terri Schiavo
  • Man in "PVS" Communicates, He's Not in Pain
  • 11/13/2012
  • (BBC) - A Canadian man who was believed to have been in a vegetative state for more than a decade, has been able to tell scientists that he is not in any pain.
  • A Child's Sad Death in a Florida Nursing Home
  • 11/12/2012
  • (Bradenton Herald) - For 14 years, Doris Freyre cared for her profoundly disabled daughter in her modest Tampa home, pureeing fresh fruit, yams and vegetables and surrounding the girl with family photos and pictures of angels.
  • Neuroscience Presentation Brings Miracle Story to Brandeis
  • 11/09/2012
  • (The Brandeis Hoot) - Peggy Sue Lebba, who suffered a traumatic brain injury that at one point rendered her incapable of communicating with others, shared her remarkable story of recovery at an event sponsored by the Brandeis Neuroscience Club on Monday evening.
  • From Ironman to Brain Surgery and Back Again
  • 11/08/2012
  • (Daily Pennsylvanian) - Ironman races are grueling. Recovering from intensive brain surgery might be even harder. Candace Gantt is one of the few people who can actually compare the two from experience.