Books tagged: physician assisted suicide

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Universal Income
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the near future, people are paid from insurance policies that give new meaning to the idea of life insurance. In “Universal Income”, the plot revolves around this idea and is set in a time just beyond the present where the United States has undergone a separation of sorts. The story combines ethical questions and a novel use of ancestoral DNA testing.
G.E.M. Anscombe and Human Dignity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,960. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Essays
The essays in this volume reflect the difficulty, complexity, yet importance of the concept of human dignity, attesting to the significance of the concept of dignity for many different kinds of ethical issues. By describing and in some cases defending Anscombe's incisive perspective and moral commitment, these essays convey Anscombe's contributions to understanding of the value of human life.
To Gently Leave This Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Elaine Feuer. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Ethics & morals
For people who are suffering from a terminal or incurable illness, the option of a peaceful passing is the issue at the forefront of modern society. Assessing the quality of life, and allowing patients who suffer from debilitating pain and dependence on others to gently leave this life, gives people a dignified alternative. Learn what you need to know about end-of-life decisions.
The Beauty of Grace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,050. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ainsley Candler, a first-year surgical resident, is charged with assisted suicide and investigated by the medical board after she attends the suicide of her mother, Grace, who has Huntington's Disease, a genetic, neurodegenerative disorder. While fighting for her freedom and carrerAinsley must also face the decision whether to undergo genetic testing to see if she, too, will develop the disease.
How to Die Consciously: Secrets from Beyond the Veil
Price: Free! Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
This is a handbook for caregivers and patients who are involved in end of life care situations, as well as anyone who wants to be prepared when their time comes, written by someone who died and came back to share what she learned from her experience to help others realize that we don't die and our journey continues. The author offers a simple method to achieve a peaceful transition experience.