Network News

  • Hospitals 'Letting Patients Die to Save Money'
  • 7/09/2012
  • (The Telegraph) - Tens of thousands of patients with terminal illnesses are placed on a "death pathway" to help end their lives every year. However, in a letter to The Daily Telegraph, six doctors warn that hospitals may be using the controversial scheme to reduce strain on hospital resources.
  • Prisoners Should Not be Allowed to Starve Themselves to Death
  • 7/08/2012
  • (First Things) - I case in the UK raised my eyebrow-as so much happening there does these days. A convicted murderer in a mental hospital wants to starve himself to death, but can't because he is not in a prison-where he apparently could.
  • Drug Triggers Neuron Growth, Potential to Regenerate Brain Cells
  • 7/06/2012
  • (Canadian Press) - A drug commonly used to control Type 2 diabetes can help trigger stem cells to produce new brain cells, providing hope of a potential means to treat brain injuries and even neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer's, researchers say.
  • Mother Claims She Had to Fight Hospital for Son's Life
  • 7/05/2012
  • (NBC San Diego) - The mother of a toddler claims she has had to fight hospital administrators to keep her son on life support. Two-year-old Zody Cervantes had meningitis and suffered a seizure in an emergency room nearly two months ago.
  • Neglected Patient Dies of Dehydration After Calling Police for Help
  • 7/03/2012
  • (Daily Mail) - A young patient who died of dehydration at a leading teaching hospital phoned police from his bed because he was so thirsty, an inquest heard yesterday. Officers arrived at Kane Gorny's bedside, but were told by nurses that he was in a confused state and were sent away.
  • Terri's Life & Hope Network Newsletter!
  • 7/02/2012
  • (e-Newsletter) - As you know, Terri's Life & Hope Network is battling - everyday - for individuals and their families trying to protect their loved ones from an anti-life climate occurring in our country. The only way we can continue protecting our medically vulnerable is with your support.
  • Obamacare Ruling Reflects Technocratic Imperative
  • 6/29/2012
  • (Daily Caller) - Why is anyone surprised? Obamacare was never going to be overturned. Not that it is constitutional, as the Constitution was originally conceived. It surely isn't. But that Constitution has been terminally ill for a long time. Now it is dead.
  • Doctors Reject Assisted Suicide
  • 6/28/2012
  • (Christian Institute) - Doctors have reiterated their opposition to assisted suicide and voted down a motion calling for their union to adopt a 'neutral' stance on the issue.
  • Swiss Vote Brings Death-Peddlers into Nursing Homes
  • 6/26/2012
  • (LifeSiteNews.com) - Citizens of the Swiss canton Vaud voted last Sunday in a referendum to bring the business of death into nursing homes and hospitals. When the new law goes into effect, doctors will be forced to comply with the demands of eligible people who request assisted suicide or face legal consequences.
  • Oak Forest Boy’s Road to Recovery
  • 6/25/2012
  • (SouthtownStar) - The gray T-shirt Alex Fitzgerald wore simply said, "Impossible is nothing." If not for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish logo on it, one easily could take it as being the 12-year-old's own personal motto.