The Christian Institute - Euthanasia News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/medical-ethics/euthanasia The latest euthanasia news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Sat, 26 Sep 2020 17:25:08 +0000 Sat, 26 Sep 2020 17:25:08 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) 'Party should not back assisted suicide', SNP councillor warns https://www.christian.org.uk/news/party-should-not-back-assisted-suicide-snp-councillor-warns/ Fri, 25 Sep 2020 15:05:13 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/party-should-not-back-assisted-suicide-snp-councillor-warns/ ‘I’m glad you didn't die Mummy’: locked-in syndrome author shares story https://www.christian.org.uk/news/im-glad-you-didnt-die-mummy-locked-in-syndrome-author-shares-story/ Wed, 23 Sep 2020 14:17:22 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/im-glad-you-didnt-die-mummy-locked-in-syndrome-author-shares-story/ Mother fights hospital's attempt to withdraw child's life support before further treatment https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mother-fights-hospitals-attempt-to-withdraw-childs-life-support-before-further-treatment/ Fri, 11 Sep 2020 10:07:59 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/mother-fights-hospitals-attempt-to-withdraw-childs-life-support-before-further-treatment/ Euthanasia doctor confirms 'slippery slope' argument is right https://www.christian.org.uk/news/euthanasia-doctor-confirms-slippery-slope-argument-is-right/ Wed, 02 Sep 2020 16:12:45 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/euthanasia-doctor-confirms-slippery-slope-argument-is-right/ Euthanasia deaths rise in Canada with people citing 'being a burden' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/euthanasia-deaths-rise-in-canada-with-people-citing-being-a-burden/ Thu, 20 Aug 2020 12:42:10 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/euthanasia-deaths-rise-in-canada-with-people-citing-being-a-burden/ Disabled sailing sensation sets her sights on Atlantic crossing https://www.christian.org.uk/news/disabled-sailing-sensation-sets-her-sights-on-atlantic-crossing/ Wed, 12 Aug 2020 08:11:05 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/disabled-sailing-sensation-sets-her-sights-on-atlantic-crossing/ Allow euthanasia for healthy over-75s, says Dutch MP https://www.christian.org.uk/news/allow-euthanasia-for-healthy-over-75s-says-dutch-mp/ Wed, 05 Aug 2020 11:23:13 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/allow-euthanasia-for-healthy-over-75s-says-dutch-mp/ Judge rules that patient should be allowed to die rather than live with stoma bag https://www.christian.org.uk/news/judge-rules-that-patient-should-be-allowed-to-die-rather-than-live-with-stoma-bag/ Wed, 10 Jun 2020 13:17:00 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/judge-rules-that-patient-should-be-allowed-to-die-rather-than-live-with-stoma-bag/ 'As psychiatrists we prevent suicide, we don't provide it' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/as-psychiatrists-we-prevent-suicide-we-dont-provide-it/ Wed, 27 May 2020 09:47:19 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/as-psychiatrists-we-prevent-suicide-we-dont-provide-it/ COVID-19: Canadian institution 'heartbroken' to suspend euthanasia https://www.christian.org.uk/news/covid-19-canadian-institution-heartbroken-to-suspend-euthanasia/ Thu, 16 Apr 2020 11:04:22 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/covid-19-canadian-institution-heartbroken-to-suspend-euthanasia/ Euthanasia requests up 22 per cent at Dutch clinic https://www.christian.org.uk/news/euthanasia-requests-up-22-per-cent-at-dutch-clinic/ Tue, 10 Mar 2020 16:14:48 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/euthanasia-requests-up-22-per-cent-at-dutch-clinic/ Dutch mental health patient angry at euthanasia offer https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dutch-mental-health-patient-angry-at-euthanasia-offer/ Fri, 28 Feb 2020 09:39:56 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dutch-mental-health-patient-angry-at-euthanasia-offer/ Assisted suicide law ‘protects vulnerable from pressure to end their lives’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/assisted-suicide-law-protects-vulnerable-from-pressure-to-end-their-lives/ Wed, 29 Jan 2020 16:49:00 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/assisted-suicide-law-protects-vulnerable-from-pressure-to-end-their-lives/ Belgium considers assisted suicide for 23-year-old with ‘poor mental health’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/belgium-considers-assisted-suicide-for-23-year-old-with-poor-mental-health/ Fri, 18 Oct 2019 13:59:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/belgium-considers-assisted-suicide-for-23-year-old-with-poor-mental-health/ Italian court’s assisted suicide decision ‘a step towards culture of death’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/italian-courts-assisted-suicide-decision-a-step-towards-culture-of-death/ Wed, 09 Oct 2019 07:21:59 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/italian-courts-assisted-suicide-decision-a-step-towards-culture-of-death/ Law must ‘uphold life and protect the vulnerable’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/law-must-uphold-life-and-protect-the-vulnerable/ Wed, 18 Sep 2019 15:28:40 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/law-must-uphold-life-and-protect-the-vulnerable/ ‘Irresponsible’ assisted suicide promo slammed by Hospice UK https://www.christian.org.uk/news/irresponsible-assisted-suicide-promo-slammed-by-hospice-uk/ Fri, 13 Sep 2019 14:14:50 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/irresponsible-assisted-suicide-promo-slammed-by-hospice-uk/ BMA advises families to trawl social media to see if sick relatives want to die https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bma-advises-families-to-trawl-social-media-to-see-if-sick-relatives-want-to-die/ Fri, 04 Jan 2019 13:42:29 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bma-advises-families-to-trawl-social-media-to-see-if-sick-relatives-want-to-die/ Dementia patient euthanised despite saying she 'didn't want to die' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dementia-patient-euthanised-despite-saying-she-didnt-want-to-die/ Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:53:20 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/dementia-patient-euthanised-despite-saying-she-didnt-want-to-die/ French Government advised to maintain end-of-life laws https://www.christian.org.uk/news/french-government-advised-maintain-end-life-laws/ Wed, 07 Nov 2018 09:19:35 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/french-government-advised-maintain-end-life-laws/