Posts tagged "death with dignity"
The Patient Body: Old Philosophical Certainties

The Patient Body: Old Philosophical Certainties

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
The Patient Body: The End of Eating

The Patient Body: The End of Eating

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
The Patient Body: Wakeful Unawareness

The Patient Body: Wakeful Unawareness

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
The Patient Body: Your Ethical and Religious Directives

The Patient Body: Your Ethical and Religious Directives

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.
The Patient Body: An Irresistible Force

The Patient Body: An Irresistible Force

By Ann Neumann The first of an ongoing monthly column, The Patient Body, about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine

Daily Links: Apocalypse Edition

Click right over to Mary Valle's latest at Killing the Buddha on "A Kinder, Gentler Apocalypse."  Of the May 21 fake-out she writes:
Apparently God was playing more of his "I’m gonna pretend to high-five you, then pull my hand away at the last minute and say ‘Psych!’” games with all of us.
Look out...

Antichoice at the End of Life

by Ann Neumann Reposted from The Nation. Last week a regulation to provide Medicare coverage for advance care planning counseling—that is, offer reimbursement to doctors for time spent talking to patients about end-of-life care—was abandoned… for the second time. Section 1233 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) died a first death in the...