Network News

  • New Head Trauma Research Shows Greater Dangers
  • 12/13/2012
  • (gosanangelo.com) - No one seems to know exactly how forceful or frequent head trauma has to be to result in long-term brain damage, but researchers are accumulating grim evidence that it may not take all that much.
  • Holiday Miracle: Injured Soldier Returns Home
  • 12/12/2012
  • (News Channel 3) - You've gotta call Army Private Taylor Odom, a holiday miracle. Just a month ago he lay near death in a Colorado Hospital after a military training accident left him with brain injuries and broken bones "I really don't remember anything about the accident, just what I'm told happened, that's all I know" Odom said from his Nesbit home.
  • Toronto Man at Heart of Landmark Right To Live Case
  • 12/11/2012
  • (National Post) - Remarkable new tests that let scientists communicate with some vegetative patients have been tried on a desperately ill Toronto man at the heart of a landmark court case, suggesting that Hassan Rasouli is at a "very low level" of consciousness.
  • Attorney Joins Center on Disability in the Public Square as Senior Researcher
  • 12/11/2012
  • Contact: Mary Foley, The Terri Schiavo Life & Hope Network, 484-278-4287, mfoley@lifeandhope.com
  • Belgian Euthanasia: Off the Moral Cliff
  • 12/10/2012
  • (NRO) - Euthanasia activists always promise that the killing will be strictly controlled. That's the sales job. Once euthanasia/assisted suicide become legal and/or culturally accepted, all bets are off. Accept the ideology that killing is an acceptable answer to human suffering and the guidelines cease to matter.
  • Living Well Awards Honor Disabled, Those Who Help
  • 12/08/2012
  • (pennlive.com) - It has been a long road of recovery for Miguel Cubilette of Steelton, who sustained a traumatic brain injury in a severe car accident seven years ago. But his progress has been inspiring.
  • Vermont Governor 'Confident' Assisted Suicide Will Pass Next Year
  • 12/07/2012
  • (LifeSiteNews.com) - Despite strong opposition from pro-life forces and a recent high-profile defeat in neighboring Massachusetts, Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin said last week he is confident the state legislature will pass a bill legalizing assisted suicide during the next session.
  • N.J. Voters Support Doctor-Assisted Suicide, Poll Shows
  • 12/06/2012
  • (nj.com) - Voters support physician-assisted suicide in New Jersey, according to a new poll released this morning. The Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind poll of 433 New Jersey voters found that 46 percent support Assemblyman John Burzichelli's (D-Gloucester) "Death with Dignity Act," while 38 percent oppose it.
  • Killing Them Softly?
  • 12/05/2012
  • (Ken Connor/Townhall.com) - During the months leading up to the passage of Obamacare, Sarah Palin was mocked and excoriated for her use of the term "death panels" to describe the comparative effectiveness approach embraced by architects of the legislation.
  • Sedated to Death Without Permission in UK
  • 12/04/2012
  • (NRO) - Patients are not individuals in centralized healthcare systems. Rather, they become members of checklist categories on bureaucratic check lists.