Más información Assisted suicide has to date been forbidden as stated by article 540 of the penal code. This decision has given rise to great debate, also because the Court has shown scant regard for the rules of democracy, bestowing upon itself a power which it does not in fact possess.
Más información The National Opinion Research Center (NORC) recently released a poll about the role of religion in public policy. Much of the media coverage of the poll has focused on differences in public attitudes among various religious groups.
The Italian Constitutional Court with an order of 2018 (n. 207) and with a judgment of 2019 (242), following the line drawn by law 219/2017 on advance provisions of will, decriminalized, under certain conditions, the aid to suicide hitherto banned in any case by art. 540 of the penal code. The decisions have made much…
More information. J’aurais dû, pour passer le cap des censures, écrire « Les hommes et les femmes fongibles entre eux et entre elles ». Ce « passeport » eût annoncé des propositions éthiquement bienséantes.
More information. Twenty years’ experience in Oregon shows that “Inadequate pain control or concern about it” is a distant sixth most-cited reason for patients to choose lethal medication, and even that statistic mixes current pain with anticipation of future pain.
More information. There is no doubting the importance of the biomedical research carried out by Juan Carlos Izpisua and his team.
Slovakia: Mothers will be able to see and hear the beats of the fetus before making the decision to abort
More information The draft law, to be voted on on Friday, would also require women to listen to the “foetal heartbeat” where technically possible before they could proceed with a termination.
More information Live Action News interviewed Teresa Kenney — a women’s health nurse practitioner at Pope Paul VI Institute in Omaha, Nebraska, where Natural Procreative Technology (NaPro) was founded — about another treatment option that women have said “made me feel like myself again.”
More information In the 1950s, photojournalist Lennart Nilsson set out to capture the earliest stages of existence. His foetus images seized the public imagination – and sparked a controversy that has raged ever since.
More information A baby born still in the amniotic sac has taken over the internet. This birth, which occurred in Spain, is remarkable for two reasons. First, the incident only occurs in 1 out of every 80,000 births. Second, millions of people who have watched the video now know exactly what a preborn child looks like inside the…