The One of Us Federation warns about dehumanization and coercion that for terminally ill patients supposes euthanasia

The One of Us Federation warns about dehumanization of euthanasia. Euthanasia means abandoning people hit by serious ill and disabilities considered without human dignity. This option does not make sense, from an ethical, medical and juridical point of view. One of us Federaton instead states the need to guarantee and improve palliative care, because human…

MALTA ALLOWS EMBRYO FREEZING AND GAMETE DONATION

Malta has passed new legislation allowing for embryo freezing and gamete donation. Controversial amendments to the Embryo Protection Bill were passed by 34 votes to 27 by the parliament of Malta and now await the President’s formal assent to become law. Maltese law currently allows couples undergoing IVF to fertilise two eggs and implant the…

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Assisted suicide is incompatible with the physician’s role as healer. Assisted suicide is not medical treatment

The American Medical Association (AMA) is debating their position on assisted suicide at their convention this weekend in Chicago. Source: http://alexschadenberg.blogspot.com/2018/06/assisted-suicide-is-incompatible-with.html?utm_source=Euthanasia+Prevention+Coalition+Contacts&utm_campaign=9d94047bde-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_06_08_06_41_COPY_03&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_105a5cdd2d-9d94047bde-198493857

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Anti-abortion marches across Poland

Called Marches for Life and Family, the demonstrations were planned in 60 cities across the country, with participants advocating for traditional family values and a total ban on abortion. Source: http://www.thenews.pl/1/9/Artykul/367649,Antiabortion-marches-across-Poland

Online consultation on the future of Europe : opportunity to advocate for the respect of human life

Online consultation on the future of Europe : opportunity to advocate for the respect of human life The European Commission has launched  a public consultation for the European citizens  about the future of Europe. In  March  2017,  the  Commission  launched  a  new  debate  on  the  future  of  the  EU  at  27,  through  the  publication  of  a …