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Changing the guard
Changing the guard
In CNK's tenth anniversary year, a fond farewell to retiring stalwarts is followed by renewal, as we welcome new Board director Dr Colin Harte
BMA members reject neutrality
BMA members reject neutrality
Delegates at the Annual Representative Meeting in Belfast rejected a move to neutrality on 'assisted dying' by 198-115
BMA ARM 2016: why 'no' to PAS
BMA ARM 2016: why 'no' to PAS
The BMA should reject this latest attempt to push it neutral on assisted suicide and euthanasia
BMA to debate assisted suicide
BMA to debate assisted suicide
At its annual representative meeting next week, the BMA will consider two motions concerning physician-assisted suicide
Me Before You-thanasia
Me Before You-thanasia
The film adaptation of Jojo Moyes' 'Me Before You' has enraged disabled activists with its depiction of a man living with quadriplegia who wants to end his life

personal stories

On her husband's assisted suicide
On her husband's assisted suicide
Debbie Binner says 'Campaigners for assisted dying underestimate how terrible it is for those of us left behind... I didn't care what state he was or might be in, he was my husband'

MPs' speeches: personal stories
MPs' speeches: personal stories
MPs make clear that the issues surrounding end of life care and decisions are as real for them as for all, with moving and often passionate contributions from all sides of the House

MND & hospice: did you know?
MND & hospice: did you know?
Hospice care is most often associated with illnesses like cancer, but a series of personal accounts published to mark MND Awareness Month show their potential goes much further

MSP speaks up for disabled people
MSP speaks up for disabled people
The Assisted Suicide (Scotland) Bill 'would reinforce the concept that my life and those of others with life-shortening conditions are not worth living and are not of the same value'

Defying the endgame
Defying the endgame
'The boy who once had 24 hours to live was defying the odds' - thanks to an inspiring visitor

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