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  • Living Well Awards Honor Disabled, Those Who Help
  • 12/08/2012
  • (pennlive.com) - It has been a long road of recovery for Miguel Cubilette of Steelton, who sustained a traumatic brain injury in a severe car accident seven years ago. But his progress has been inspiring.
  • Vermont Governor 'Confident' Assisted Suicide Will Pass Next Year
  • 12/07/2012
  • (LifeSiteNews.com) - Despite strong opposition from pro-life forces and a recent high-profile defeat in neighboring Massachusetts, Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin said last week he is confident the state legislature will pass a bill legalizing assisted suicide during the next session.
  • N.J. Voters Support Doctor-Assisted Suicide, Poll Shows
  • 12/06/2012
  • (nj.com) - Voters support physician-assisted suicide in New Jersey, according to a new poll released this morning. The Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind poll of 433 New Jersey voters found that 46 percent support Assemblyman John Burzichelli's (D-Gloucester) "Death with Dignity Act," while 38 percent oppose it.
  • Killing Them Softly?
  • 12/05/2012
  • (Ken Connor/Townhall.com) - During the months leading up to the passage of Obamacare, Sarah Palin was mocked and excoriated for her use of the term "death panels" to describe the comparative effectiveness approach embraced by architects of the legislation.
  • Sedated to Death Without Permission in UK
  • 12/04/2012
  • (NRO) - Patients are not individuals in centralized healthcare systems. Rather, they become members of checklist categories on bureaucratic check lists.
  • Terri Schiavo: Her Legacy Lives
  • 12/03/2012
  • (North County Gazette) - Monday, Dec. 3, would have been the 49th birthday of Terri Schindler Schiavo. But on March 31, 2005, shortly after 9 a.m., Terri died at a Florida hospice as a result of the long, painful and barbaric process of the court-ordered execution by starvation when her estranged husband Michael Schiavo who had much to gain by her death removed her feeding tube which provided her nutrition and hydration.
  • People Still Line Up to Show How Much They Care
  • 12/02/2012
  • (Lancaster Online) - When we first started going to Breakfast with Santa at the Neffsville Community Fire Company, my daughters were little girls who wore hot-pink and green faux-fur jackets with teddy bear zipper pulls. Santa mentions those jackets year after year. (He remembers everything.)
  • Doctor's Haunting Admission: Dehydrated Disabled Babies in UK Hospitals
  • 11/30/2012
  • (Mail Online) - Sick children are being discharged from NHS hospitals to die at home or in hospices on controversial 'death pathways'. Until now, end of life regime the Liverpool Care Pathway was thought to have involved only elderly and terminally-ill adults.
  • Hoping for Recovery After a Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 11/29/2012
  • (philly.com) - More than seven months since he was nearly killed by a hit-and-run driver, 17-year-old David Silva lay Wednesday in a hospital bed set up in his family's dining room in Tacony, where a nurse makes sure he doesn't rip out the tube that helps him breathe.
  • Life Issues Conference: The Value of All Human Life
  • 11/28/2012
  • (diometuchen.org) - More than 250 participants showed their support for the sanctity of life at the 11th annual Critical Life Issues Conference held last month at the St. John Neumann Pastoral Center.