Category Archives: Physician Assisted Suicide

Vancouver Island Has Highest Assisted Death Rate in Canada

The Interim: Canada’s Life and Family Newspaper (November 2018, p 6) reports, An official Island Health report shows that Vancouver Island has a rate of assisted suicide and euthanasia five times higher than the national average. David Robertson, Island Health’s … Continue reading

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Euthanasia is Rising Dramatically in Canada

The CLC National News, the monthly newsletter of Campaign Life Coalition Canada, reports, The legislatively mandated “Third Interim Report on Medical Assistance in Dying” reports that there was a 30% increase in euthanasia deaths in the second half of 2017 … Continue reading

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Fatal Flaws: Legalizing Assisted Death — Purchase the Film and show it this Fall to your Congregation and Community

Over the past three years, filmmaker Kevin Dunn has travelled throughout Europe and North America to ask one of the most fundamental philosophical questions of our time: should we be giving doctors the right in law to end the life … Continue reading

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12 Myths About Assisted Suicide and Medical Aid In Dying

The Euthanasia Prevention Coalition blog posted an article written by Ronald W. Pies, MD and Annette Hanson, MD. It was published by mdmag.com on July 7, 2018. In an age of “alternative facts”, it’s hard to sort out myth from … Continue reading

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“Assisted Suicide would put pressure on disabled people to die.”

Mr. Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition has posted a troubling article on the effect medically assisted suicide may have on disabled people. Here’s a portion of the article: Not Dead Yet responded to the comment that “safeguards” … Continue reading

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Assisted suicide legalization defeated in the US in 2017

Mr. Alex Schadenberg, Executive Director – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition, reports in a recent article: With nearly every state assisted suicide legislative attempt complete, initial data from a research study by Dr. Jacqueline H. Abernathy at Tarleton State University finds a … Continue reading

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“Canada’s Assisted Dying law – one year later” by Alex Schadenberg

Alex Schadenberg, the Executive Director – Euthanasia Prevention Coalition, highlights and comments on some troubling trends related to Canada’s Assisted Dying law. Here are some excerpts from his blog. One year after the legalization of euthanasia and assisted suicide, Canada has become the … Continue reading

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Study: Euthanasia is not about ending uncontrollable pain — Wesley Smith

Wesley Smith writes, “The euthanasia movement fear mongers its agenda as a means of preventing an agonizing death in pain that cannot be controlled. It’s all a false pitch. That’s not why it’s actually done.” …   To read the … Continue reading

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Shedding Light on Assisted Suicide in America

The new pamphlet from the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition (EPC) – Shedding Light on Assisted Suicide in America (Shedding Light) counters the myths that assisted suicide laws are safe and without abuse. Shedding Light explains how the assisted suicide laws in … Continue reading

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CTV Reports that 744 People have been killed by Euthanasia in Canada since June 17, 2016

According to the February edition of the Campaign Life Coalition (CLC) National News, “CTV reported that 744 people have been killed by euthanasia in Canada since it was legalized on June 17, 2016.  That was in six months, and doesn’t … Continue reading

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