Tag Archives: Canada

Canadian Disabled Man Denied Care but Offered Euthanasia

By Wesley J. Smith Will euthanasia be about money? Does CNN hate Donald Trump? In 2008, two Oregon terminally ill patients on rationed Medicaid were denied coverage for life-extending chemotherapy, but received letters from administrators offering to

Canadian Pediatric Palliative Care Symposium to develop a policy for child euthanasia

By Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director, Euthanasia Prevention Coalition Canada legalized euthanasia and assisted suicide (known as Medical Aid in Dying–MAiD) on June 17, 2016. Canada’s euthanasia law required persons to be at least 18 years old and

Canadian Hospice Says No to Euthanasia

By Wesley J. Smith Assisted suicide/euthanasia is completely contrary to the hospice vision espoused by the late great medical humanitarian Cecily Saunders, who created the modern hospice movement. She stood steadfastly against assisted-suicide legalization. Indeed, suicide prevention

Fraser Health in British Columbia enforces participation in Medical Aid in Dying

Editor’s note. This comes courtesy of LifeCanada. A recent directive from the Fraser Health Authority in British Columbia has ordered all healthcare facilities to participate in euthanasia (Medical Aid in Dying–MAiD) including hospice and palliative care, exempting

Canada Employment minister hints pro-abortion pledge could be expanded to other grants

By Claire Chretien CANADA, January 23, 2018 – A Canadian government representative repeatedly refused to say whether the requirement that employers sign a pro-abortion attestation in order to receive summer job grants may be expanded to other

Justin Trudeau woke a sleeping giant when he banned summer job grants to pro-life employers

By Jonathon van Maren January 10 – When it was announced several weeks ago that Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government had decided to insist on an “attestation” from all organizations and non-profits applying for funding from the Canada

“MAID” in Laval, Canada

By Nancy Valko The December 2017 issue of the Canadian medical journal Le Specialiste contains a fascinating but disturbing English language article “First Results from a Unique Study”on pages 36-40. 2015 was the year when the MAID

Ontario politician proposes hospice reform bill as assisted suicide rates soar

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By Lianne Laurence TORONTO, December 4, 2017 – An Ontario Conservative MP has proposed a bill that would mandate the province to focus on improving access to hospice palliative care. The bill comes as euthanasia and assisted

Some Canadian doctors are refusing to treat attempted suicides

By Michael Cook Canada’s new euthanasia laws are perplexing doctors who have to deal with suicide attempts. According to the National Post , there have been a number of reports of doctors who refused to treat people

Canada legalized euthanasia. Now parents are asking doctors to kill their sick kids

By Lianne Laurence Editor’s note. Carter v. Canada is the 2015 decision by the Supreme Court of Canada decriminalizing assisted suicide and euthanasia. TORONTO, November 20, 2017 — Euthanasia has been legal in Canada for just over

Ontario midwives want to do abortions, pro-lifers outraged

By Lianne Laurence TORONTO, November 13, 2017 — Leadership of the Association of Ontario Midwives is lobbying the Liberal government to change provincial laws so midwives can kill babies in utero as well as delivering them. AOM

BREAKING: Canada greatly expands access to abortion drug

By Lianne Laurence OTTAWA, November 7, 2017 — The Canadian government is expanding access to the abortion pill, including allowing the drug for abortions of children in utero of up to nine weeks gestation, and allowing pharmacists