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 Mon, 18 Nov 2019 13:56:18 +0000 Mon, 18 Nov 2019 13:56:18 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) 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/ 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/ ‘Vulnerable at risk from change to assisted suicide laws’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/vulnerable-at-risk-from-change-to-assisted-suicide-laws/ Fri, 13 Sep 2019 09:13:07 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/vulnerable-at-risk-from-change-to-assisted-suicide-laws/ Sight restored to acid attack victim thanks to ethical stem cell treatment https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sight-restored-to-acid-attack-victim-thanks-to-ethical-stem-cell-treatment/ Wed, 11 Sep 2019 15:59:06 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/sight-restored-to-acid-attack-victim-thanks-to-ethical-stem-cell-treatment/ Oz assisted suicide Bill ‘consigns most vulnerable to untimely death' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/oz-assisted-suicide-bill-consigns-most-vulnerable-to-untimely-death/ Wed, 11 Sep 2019 08:40:22 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/oz-assisted-suicide-bill-consigns-most-vulnerable-to-untimely-death/ World’s first cornea transplant using adult stem cells https://www.christian.org.uk/news/worlds-first-cornea-transplant-using-adult-stem-cells/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 10:55:24 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/worlds-first-cornea-transplant-using-adult-stem-cells/ ‘Suicide is a tragedy, unless someone is disabled’, MPs warned https://www.christian.org.uk/news/suicide-is-a-tragedy-unless-someone-is-disabled-mps-warned/ Fri, 05 Jul 2019 14:45:16 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/suicide-is-a-tragedy-unless-someone-is-disabled-mps-warned/ Over 1,000 New Zealand docs stand up against euthanasia Bill https://www.christian.org.uk/news/over-1000-new-zealand-docs-stand-up-against-euthanasia-bill/ Tue, 02 Jul 2019 15:21:36 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/over-1000-new-zealand-docs-stand-up-against-euthanasia-bill/ GPs to be consulted on ending assisted suicide opposition https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gps-to-be-consulted-on-ending-assisted-suicide-opposition/ Wed, 26 Jun 2019 10:09:08 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/gps-to-be-consulted-on-ending-assisted-suicide-opposition/ NHS criticises gay men who deliberately break blood donation rules https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-criticises-gay-men-who-deliberately-break-blood-donation-rules/ Fri, 21 Jun 2019 14:15:49 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-criticises-gay-men-who-deliberately-break-blood-donation-rules/ Abortion giant tears into conscience protections for pharmacists https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortion-giant-tears-into-conscience-protections-for-pharmacists/ Thu, 20 Jun 2019 15:57:31 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/abortion-giant-tears-into-conscience-protections-for-pharmacists/ Chinese gene-editing experiment ‘dangerous’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/chinese-gene-editing-experiment-dangerous/ Thu, 13 Jun 2019 11:52:00 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/chinese-gene-editing-experiment-dangerous/ 'Opt-out' organ donation Bill passed in Scotland https://www.christian.org.uk/news/opt-out-organ-donation-bill-passed-in-scotland/ Wed, 12 Jun 2019 15:13:10 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/opt-out-organ-donation-bill-passed-in-scotland/ Revealed: ‘Learning disabilities’ given as reason to not resuscitate 19 patients https://www.christian.org.uk/news/revealed-learning-disabilities-given-as-reason-to-not-resuscitate-19-patients/ Mon, 03 Jun 2019 15:31:58 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/revealed-learning-disabilities-given-as-reason-to-not-resuscitate-19-patients/ World's smallest baby home from hospital https://www.christian.org.uk/news/worlds-smallest-baby-home-from-hospital/ Fri, 31 May 2019 11:39:12 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/worlds-smallest-baby-home-from-hospital/ Trump 'conscience rule' challenged by abortion activists https://www.christian.org.uk/news/trump-conscience-rule-challenged-by-abortion-activists/ Thu, 23 May 2019 14:02:44 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/trump-conscience-rule-challenged-by-abortion-activists/ Mother speaks after 28 years of 'minimal consciousness' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hopeless-woman-wakes-from-28-year-coma/ Thu, 25 Apr 2019 11:18:01 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/hopeless-woman-wakes-from-28-year-coma/ Former Supreme Court judge: Assisted suicide law there 'to be broken' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/former-supreme-court-judge-assisted-suicide-law-there-to-be-broken/ Wed, 24 Apr 2019 12:08:55 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/former-supreme-court-judge-assisted-suicide-law-there-to-be-broken/ NHS gender clinic performing 'live experiment' on children https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-gender-clinic-performing-live-experiment-on-children/ Fri, 12 Apr 2019 14:27:31 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-gender-clinic-performing-live-experiment-on-children/ MSPs: Society should prevent suicide, not assist it https://www.christian.org.uk/news/msps-society-should-prevent-suicide-not-assist-it/ Fri, 12 Apr 2019 12:32:08 +0000 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