They signed and sent a joint letter to the Parliament of Iceland, in which they expressed their common position on the issue of euthanasia
10 ( ANI ): Jain Muni (monk) Tarun Sagar on Friday welcomed the Supreme Court's landmark decision to allow passive euthanasia
, saying it coincided with the tenets of Jainism.
New Delhi: Hospitals have to set up approval committees to consider cases of passive euthanasia
, and any distortion of facts before such panels may lead to a maximum of 10 years in jail and a fine of up to Rs10 million (Dh572,972), a redrafted bill states.
Laws on euthanasia
and assisted dying vary a deal in countries all over the world.
The Brothers of Charity group changed its euthanasia
policy in March, about a year after a Catholic rest home was fined for refusing the euthanasia
of a patient.
Those opposing euthanasia
look to human memory--history and what the past can teach us --and imagination--what the future might hold--as well as the present.
I didn't have any training in euthanasia
as a veterinarian.
This reference for undergraduate students and up outlines the moral, legal and professional approaches that have shaped contemporary debates on euthanasia
and assisted suicide.
We have read with great interest the Reflections about euthanasia
Wim Distelmans, head of Belgium's federal euthanasia
commission, yesterday confirmed the case was reported to his committee by a doctor last week.
The head of the federal euthanasia
commission said the teminally ill teen was "suffering unbearable physical pain".
Health Ministry will soon come up with the Medical Treatment of Terminally Ill patients ( protection of patients and medical practitioners) Bill The draft Bill, proposed in 241st report of Law Commission deals with passive euthanasia
and living will Passive euthanasia
entails the withholding of common treatments, such as antibiotics, necessary for the continuance of life Health Ministry is not considering active euthanasia
, which involved lethal substances or force, as it could be misused by certain individuals THE DEBATE over mercy killing may soon end as the Union Health Ministry has prepared a legislation on the contentious issue of euthanasia
We must all remember that our reactions to pet death can have a longlasting impact on the parties involved; thus, it's critical for us to think about how we handle delicate situations regarding death and euthanasia
The 'sacred' value of autonomy in euthanasia
and assisted suicide is not absolute, because people change their minds--while passing enabling laws 'holds grave consequences' for both individuals and society.
Objective: To determine the knowledge of clinicians and their opinion about legalization, obstacles in practicing euthanasia
and factors that may compel them to practice euthanasia