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Rapid Response letters published in the BMJ

In response to an article in the British Medical Journal entitled ‘Assisted Dying: a ....

PODCAST: Safeguards – What Safeguards?

In our second podcast Robert Preston examines the so-called safeguards of legalised assisted dying. ....

Oregon Death with Dignity Act 2020 Report Released

The Oregon Health Authority has published its 2020 report on physician-assisted suicide in the ....

Oireachtas’s Committee on Justice – DWD Bill

In January 2021 Living and Dying Well submitted to the Oireachtas’s Committee on Justice its ....

Assisting Suicide – Is this really a role for Doctors?

Next summer at its annual conference the British Medical Association will consider whether it ....
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A grave warning from Canada.

Three leading palliative care physicians have warned legislators across the world  ....
Robert Buckland QC

Government will not launch inquiry into law on assisted suicide, says Lord Chancellor.

Robert Buckland QC also expressed personal worries about a change in the law. The Government has ....
Hospice Coronavirus - Caring for your dying relative or loved one

Caring for your dying relative at home with Covid-19.

A practical guide for caring for your dying loved ones. Ilora Finlay, supporter and board member ....
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A closer look at Bill C-7.

Here we offer out own critique of Canada’s proposed amendments to MAID. BACKGROUND Truchon ....
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Royal College of Physicians clarifies it does not support ‘assisted dying’.

The RCP has made clear in a statement that it does not support a change in the law The Royal ... ....
Numbers Money Calculating

‘Assisted dying will save the NHS money and provide organs, say academics’.

An ethicist and health economist have published a paper highlighting the cost effectiveness of ....
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The number of people who died under the Death With Dignity Act has risen yet again.

The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) has released its annual report on how the Death with Dignity( ....

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