Euthanasia | What You Need to Know
While most of us are living healthier and longer lives as a result of modern medical advances, there are many whose lives can be prolonged but whose ill-health cannot be cured. The result is increasing concern about end-of-life care, assisted-suicide and euthanasia.
- Church's Teaching on Euthanasia
- Arguments of Physicians against Euthanasia
- The Linacre Center for Bioethics
The link to the Linacre Center opens up vast possibilities. The only Catholic bioethics center in Great Britain and Ireland, the Linacre Center addresses all the bioethical dilemmas of our secular globalized culture. Some of its resources address specifically British legislation, but most apply to universal medical-moral problems.
In addition to euthanasia, the site covers such issues as abortion, care for the aged, brain death, cloning, contraception, embryonic research, fertility, genetics, organ donation, in vitro fertilization, prolonging life, and stem cell research.