We tried medication and surgery to help ease the pain while our patients would ask, "what's the point?".
Monthly News Round-up
MONTH STARTING Saturday 1 December 2018
Death with dignity has improved end-of-life care nationwide. The passage of death with dignity laws, starting with the Oregon Death with Dignity Act in 1994, has had an impact that extends far beyond providing a heretofore unavailable end-of-life option. It brought conversations about death and dying out of the shadows and into mainstream discourse in Oregon and nationwide. Keep Reading
Death took more than a painless month to claim Jordan Todd's mother. Now he's advocating to legalise assisted death. Keep Reading
While enjoying her seventh decade on the planet, Donna Personna knows her remaining days are numbered. Yet the prospect of her demise doesn't scare her. Keep Reading
Covenant Health’s revised policy on medical assistance in dying will still allow patient suffering, critics say. Keep Reading