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, 17 May 2021 13:43:40 +0000 Mon, 17 May 2021 13:43:40 +0000 info@christian.org.uk (The Christian Institute) Netherlands: Euthanasia deaths reach all-time high https://www.christian.org.uk/news/netherlands-euthanasia-deaths-reach-all-time-high/ Fri, 14 May 2021 12:43:30 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/netherlands-euthanasia-deaths-reach-all-time-high/ Creation of monkey-human embryos opens 'Pandora's box' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/creation-of-monkey-human-embryos-opens-pandoras-box/ Wed, 21 Apr 2021 14:58:23 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/creation-of-monkey-human-embryos-opens-pandoras-box/ 'She's given me back my life', teen thanks adult stem cell donor https://www.christian.org.uk/news/shes-given-me-back-my-life-teen-thanks-adult-stem-cell-donor/ Wed, 31 Mar 2021 15:56:07 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/shes-given-me-back-my-life-teen-thanks-adult-stem-cell-donor/ Covid-19 DNRs a potential breach of human rights for 500: Care Quality Commission https://www.christian.org.uk/news/covid-19-dnrs-a-potential-breach-of-human-rights-for-500-care-quality-commission/ Fri, 19 Mar 2021 08:21:43 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/covid-19-dnrs-a-potential-breach-of-human-rights-for-500-care-quality-commission/ Three in four DNRs applied during pandemic done without formal assessment https://www.christian.org.uk/news/three-in-four-dnrs-applied-during-pandemic-done-without-formal-asssesment/ Thu, 11 Mar 2021 15:34:10 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/three-in-four-dnrs-applied-during-pandemic-done-without-formal-asssesment/ Rogue gender clinic continues to issue trans drugs to vulnerable children https://www.christian.org.uk/news/rogue-gender-clinic-continues-to-issue-trans-drugs-to-vulnerable-children/ Thu, 11 Mar 2021 13:53:00 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/rogue-gender-clinic-continues-to-issue-trans-drugs-to-vulnerable-children/ 'Unchecked discrimination’: COVID-19 DNRs for people with learning difficulties https://www.christian.org.uk/news/unchecked-discrimination-covid-19-dnrs-for-people-with-learning-difficulties/ Fri, 26 Feb 2021 16:30:29 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/unchecked-discrimination-covid-19-dnrs-for-people-with-learning-difficulties/ Paralympian hits out at DNRs being given to disabled people https://www.christian.org.uk/news/paralympian-hits-out-at-dnrs-being-given-to-disabled-people/ Fri, 05 Feb 2021 14:46:54 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/paralympian-hits-out-at-dnrs-being-given-to-disabled-people/ Clinic prescribes ‘sex-swap’ drugs to 18-year-olds after single Zoom chat https://www.christian.org.uk/news/clinic-prescribes-sex-swap-drugs-to-18-year-olds-after-single-zoom-chat/ Fri, 22 Jan 2021 15:45:53 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/clinic-prescribes-sex-swap-drugs-to-18-year-olds-after-single-zoom-chat/ Ethical stem cell research finds MND damage may be reversible https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ethical-stem-cell-research-finds-mnd-damage-may-be-reversible/ Thu, 21 Jan 2021 12:28:06 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ethical-stem-cell-research-finds-mnd-damage-may-be-reversible/ UCL apologises for promoting eugenics https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ucl-apologises-for-promoting-eugenics/ Fri, 15 Jan 2021 16:27:26 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/ucl-apologises-for-promoting-eugenics/ ‘Assault on Scots assisted suicide protections out of touch, dangerous and desperate’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/assault-on-scot-assisted-suicide-protections-out-of-touch-dangerous-and-desperate/ Mon, 11 Jan 2021 11:34:04 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/assault-on-scot-assisted-suicide-protections-out-of-touch-dangerous-and-desperate/ Pensioners fight back against ‘draconian DNRs’ https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pensioners-fight-back-against-draconian-dnrs/ Thu, 24 Dec 2020 08:44:30 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/pensioners-fight-back-against-draconian-dnrs/ More evidence of 'routine DNRs' being issued comes to light https://www.christian.org.uk/news/more-evidence-of-routine-dnrs-being-issued-come-to-light/ Tue, 22 Dec 2020 09:16:34 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/more-evidence-of-routine-dnrs-being-issued-come-to-light/ Blanket DNRs may have led to ‘avoidable death’, inquiry finds https://www.christian.org.uk/news/blanket-dnrs-may-have-led-to-avoidable-death-inquiry-finds/ Fri, 04 Dec 2020 17:05:41 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/blanket-dnrs-may-have-led-to-avoidable-death-inquiry-finds/ NHS announces 'immediate suspension' of trans hormone referrals for under-16s https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-announces-immediate-suspension-of-trans-hormone-referrals-for-under-16s/ Wed, 02 Dec 2020 12:24:49 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nhs-announces-immediate-suspension-of-trans-hormone-referrals-for-under-16s/ High Court rules to protect children from 'life changing' trans drugs https://www.christian.org.uk/news/high-court-rules-to-protect-children-from-life-changing-trans-drugs/ Tue, 01 Dec 2020 15:11:35 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/high-court-rules-to-protect-children-from-life-changing-trans-drugs/ Call for review into number of DNARs in Scotland as patients 'not informed' https://www.christian.org.uk/news/call-for-review-into-number-of-dnars-in-scotland-as-patients-not-informed/ Thu, 19 Nov 2020 11:32:52 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/call-for-review-into-number-of-dnars-in-scotland-as-patients-not-informed/ NZ referendum legalises euthanasia and assisted suicide https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nz-referendum-legalises-euthanasia-and-assisted-suicide/ Mon, 09 Nov 2020 11:38:19 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/nz-referendum-legalises-euthanasia-and-assisted-suicide/ Activists prepare for third assault on Scotland’s assisted suicide protections https://www.christian.org.uk/news/activists-prepare-for-third-assault-on-scotlands-assisted-suicide-protections/ Thu, 29 Oct 2020 09:57:29 +0000 https://www.christian.org.uk/news/activists-prepare-for-third-assault-on-scotlands-assisted-suicide-protections/