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  • Teen with Traumatic Brain Injury to Graduate
  • 5/05/2015
  • (News Press Now) - Almost two years ago, a neurosurgeon told Stacey Mohr-Conley that it was possible her son Noah wouldn't recover from his traumatic brain injury. "He told us not to expect anything, that he may be like this for the rest of his life," Ms. Mohr-Conley says.
  • Pushing "Social Justice" Medical Bigotry
  • 5/04/2015
  • (NRO) - "Don't mention death panels!" the medical technocrats often scream-as they plot and plan to institute death panels.
  • Dear Grandma, Aren't You Ready to Die Yet?
  • 5/01/2015
  • (evolutionnews.org) - We can't have expensive old people hanging around using up resources (that their enterprise and hard work helped generate!). So the bureaucratic-controlled National Health Service in the UK wants doctors to ask every elderly person -- healthy or not -- whether they want a DNR (do not resuscitate) order put on their chart.
  • Patients with TBI's Need Effective Cognitive Neuroscience-Based Therapies
  • 4/30/2015
  • (news-medical.net) - Patients with traumatic brain injuries are not benefiting from recent advances in cognitive neuroscience research - and they should be, scientists report in a special issue of Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences.
  • Dying Man Awaits Assisted Suicide Ruling
  • 4/29/2015
  • (iolnews.com) - Cape Town advocate Robert Stransham-Ford, who is terminally ill with prostrate cancer, will know on Thursday whether the high court in Pretoria will grant him an order allowing a doctor to assist him in dying. He asked Judge Hans Fabricius on Wednesday to declare that he may end his life by way of assisted death.
  • Brain Injury Recovery Surpasses All Expectations
  • 4/28/2015
  • (dailytelegraph.com.au) - It has been a long road to recovery for Luke Stojanovic after suffering horrific injuries in a motocross training accident in 2012 that almost claimed his life.
  • Ending Futile Care Dehydrations in Texas
  • 4/27/2015
  • (NRO) - It has been a frustrating experience to witness the difficulties in repealing Texas's oppressive futile care law that permits bioethics committees to order patients off wanted life-sustaining treatment based on "quality of life" (read money). Opponents have been divided about approach to this issue.
  • Schiavo's Brother Tells Lenawee Audience of Battle for Life
  • 4/25/2015
  • (lenconnect.com) - The brother of Terri Schiavo described his family's anguish in losing a legal battle 10 years ago to keep the Florida woman alive, and told an audience many similar cases are occurring across the country.
  • Hall County Woman Has Come Long Way Since 2006 Near-Fatal Wreck
  • 4/24/2015
  • (gainesvilletimes.com) - The journey to recovery has been slow for Brittany Walters, but the milestones are coming, one by one, for the Hall County woman. "She has been just headstrong ever since she came home from the hospital," said her mother, Tina Walters, of Northwest Hall.
  • Their Doctor Told Them to Starve Their Baby to Death
  • 4/23/2015
  • (LifeNews.com) - The Hippocratic Oath is perhaps the most widely known of Greek medical texts. It requires a new physician to swear that he will uphold a number of professional ethical standards. In the oath, a physician swears: