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  • Why Are High School Football Players Dying?
  • 12/01/2014
  • (wusa9.com) - Death certificates have empty spaces to be filled - even if death, like life, never fits easily into bureaucratic boxes. The death certificate of Damon Janes sketches a terrible story.
  • Brain Injured Volunteer Helping Brain Injured
  • 11/30/2014
  • (rocklintoday.com) - On December 1, 1995, Sharon Gieseke was crossing a New Ulm, Minnesota, street and was only a step from being safely on the other side. In a telephone interview, Gieseke, now 57, said, "Then a van hit me. He did not yield to the person in the crosswalk and I was in the crosswalk.
  • MS Patient "Hero" for Euthanasia/Organ Harvest
  • 11/28/2014
  • (NRO) - So, this is where euthanasia leads, and how its values spread like a virus. Belgium permits euthanasia to be combined with organ harvesting.
  • Netherlands Aims to Increase Organ Donations by Euthanasia Victims
  • 11/26/2014
  • (LifeSiteNews.com) - Specialists from several Dutch medical schools have prepared a document that is to serve as official guidelines for organ donation after euthanasia, and aims to facilitate the procedure.
  • Life & Hope Network's November e-Newsletter!
  • 11/25/2014
  • (Life & Hope eNewsletter) - Read all of the vital news on the issue of health care, euthanasia and the medically vulnerable!
  • Marine Gives Back After Traumatic Brain Injury
  • 11/25/2014
  • (Denpubs.com) - Shannon Swanson never thought that after years of being protected by her older brother, Shawn, she would ever end up taking care of him. Major Shawn Swanson, now 46, was in a nearly fatal car crash in June of 2010 that initially placed him in a medically induced coma.
  • Media Indifferent to Euthanasia Victimized Families
  • 11/23/2014
  • (NRO) - Imagine you are at work, going about your day. The phone rings. You pickup and it is a mortuary informing you they have your mother's body. "What do you mean you have my mother's body!" you exclaim in utter shock.
  • Understanding Tracy Morgan's TBI
  • 11/21/2014
  • (Daily Beast) - It is often the least visible but sometimes deadliest of injuries: traumatic brain injury (TBI). With the recent statement released by Tracy Morgan's lawyer that the famous comedian-actor suffered a "severe brain injury" in an August highway crash with a Walmart truck driver, public awareness has been raised on a complex condition, one that can span a wide range of outcomes.
  • Out of Control: Dutch Ethicist Screened Over 4,000 Euthanasia Cases
  • 11/20/2014
  • (LifeSiteNews.com) - A prominent professor of ethics who was once part of the Netherlands' euthanasia bureaucracy has again voiced his qualms over the present interpretation and use of the Dutch euthanasia law in a lengthy interview published last week by the Protestant daily, Trouw.
  • Nurse Teaches How to Starve Yourself to Death, She's Killed More Than 100 People
  • 11/19/2014
  • (LifeNews.com) - On November 2, terminally ill cancer patient, Brittany Maynard legally took her own life with a lethal dose of phenobarbital. She partnered with the organization, "Compassion and Choices," which advocates for physician-assisted suicide for the terminally ill.