The Christian Institute - Medical Ethics News https://www.christian.org.uk/news/medical-ethics The latest medical ethics news posts from The Christian Institute en-us Wed, 20 Oct 2021 13:48:41 +0000 Wed, 20 Oct 2021 13:48:41 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) PM will not back weaker assisted suicide laws https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pm-will-not-back-weaker-assisted-suicide-laws/ Mon, 11 Oct 2021 15:44:30 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pm-will-not-back-weaker-assisted-suicide-laws/ Palliative care doctors unite against move to remove end-of-life protections https://www.christian.org.uk/news/palliative-care-doctors-unite-against-move-to-remove-end-of-life-protections/ Thu, 07 Oct 2021 15:35:18 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/palliative-care-doctors-unite-against-move-to-remove-end-of-life-protections/ Scots assisted suicide proposals imperil the vulnerable https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scots-assisted-suicide-proposals-imperil-the-vulnerable/ Wed, 06 Oct 2021 14:34:08 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/scots-assisted-suicide-proposals-imperil-the-vulnerable/ Older Scots made to feel a burden to society https://www.christian.org.uk/news/older-scots-made-to-feel-a-burden-to-society/ Wed, 29 Sep 2021 09:27:27 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/older-scots-made-to-feel-a-burden-to-society/ Questions raised over plans for Scots to self-ID sex in 2022 census https://www.christian.org.uk/news/questions-raised-over-plans-for-scots-to-sex-self-id-in-2022-census/ Fri, 24 Sep 2021 09:00:37 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/questions-raised-over-plans-for-scots-to-sex-self-id-in-2022-census/ Supreme Court appeal sought in landmark case against gender clinic https://www.christian.org.uk/news/supreme-court-appeal-sought-in-landmark-case-against-gender-clinic/ Mon, 20 Sep 2021 15:13:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/supreme-court-appeal-sought-in-landmark-case-against-gender-clinic/ BMA votes narrowly to end opposition to assisted suicide https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bma-votes-narrowly-to-end-opposition-to-assisted-suicide/ Tue, 14 Sep 2021 15:31:20 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bma-votes-narrowly-to-end-opposition-to-assisted-suicide/ Medics told: You can't be neutral on suicide and 'do no harm' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/medics-told-you-cant-be-neutral-on-suicide-and-do-no-harm/ Thu, 09 Sep 2021 14:57:55 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/medics-told-you-cant-be-neutral-on-suicide-and-do-no-harm/ Paediatrician: 'Changing sex on children’s medical records dangerous' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/paediatrician-changing-sex-on-childrens-medical-records-dangerous/ Fri, 27 Aug 2021 07:28:39 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/paediatrician-changing-sex-on-childrens-medical-records-dangerous/ MSP: ‘Attack on end-of-life protections a return to dark and distant past’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/msp-attack-on-end-of-life-protections-a-return-to-dark-and-distant-past/ Thu, 05 Aug 2021 12:43:13 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/msp-attack-on-end-of-life-protections-a-return-to-dark-and-distant-past/ One in five unresponsive brain injury patients may be ‘covertly conscious’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/one-in-five-unresponsive-brain-injury-patients-may-be-covertly-conscious/ Wed, 04 Aug 2021 13:54:04 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/one-in-five-unresponsive-brain-injury-patients-may-be-covertly-conscious/ Gender doc charged with catalogue of failings by GMC https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gender-doc-charged-with-catalogue-of-failings-by-gmc/ Thu, 29 Jul 2021 13:40:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gender-doc-charged-with-catalogue-of-failings-by-gmc/ Euthanasia Bill stalls in Irish Parliament https://www.christian.org.uk/news/euthanasia-bill-stalls-in-irish-parliament/ Tue, 27 Jul 2021 14:17:20 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/euthanasia-bill-stalls-in-irish-parliament/ Ohio enacts conscience clause to protect medics https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ohio-enacts-conscience-clause-to-protect-medics/ Tue, 20 Jul 2021 11:55:54 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ohio-enacts-conscience-clause-to-protect-medics/ BBC admits to bias and encouraging suicide in puberty blockers article https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-admits-to-bias-and-encouraging-suicide-in-puberty-blockers-article/ Thu, 15 Jul 2021 07:17:39 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bbc-admits-to-bias-and-encouraging-suicide-in-puberty-blockers-article/ Safeguarding officer sidelined by trans clinic for raising safety concerns https://www.christian.org.uk/news/safeguarding-officer-sidelined-by-trans-clinic-for-raising-safety-concerns/ Mon, 21 Jun 2021 10:14:48 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/safeguarding-officer-sidelined-by-trans-clinic-for-raising-safety-concerns/ 'Evidence-free' DNRs doled out for people with learning disabilities https://www.christian.org.uk/news/evidence-free-dnrs-doled-out-for-people-with-learning-disabilities/ Fri, 18 Jun 2021 11:30:10 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/evidence-free-dnrs-doled-out-for-people-with-learning-disabilities/ Bioethicist: Legalising assisted suicide devalues human life https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bioethicist-legalising-assisted-suicide-devalues-human-life/ Fri, 11 Jun 2021 12:32:40 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/bioethicist-legalising-assisted-suicide-devalues-human-life/ Time limits on embryo experimentation abandoned https://www.christian.org.uk/news/time-limits-on-embryo-experimentation-abandoned/ Mon, 07 Jun 2021 10:01:57 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/time-limits-on-embryo-experimentation-abandoned/ Ethical stem cells deliver dramatic cure for ‘bubble boy’ disease https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ethical-stem-cells-deliver-dramatic-cure-for-bubble-boy-disease/ Tue, 18 May 2021 15:57:31 +0000 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