Vermont Heathcare Professionals Speak (PDF file)
"Good palliative and terminal care does not require assisted dying." ... Dr Maureen Baker, chairman of the Royal College of GPs (Click here)
" . . . we refer to the leading medical journal in the United States, the New England Journal of Medicine. There we find multiple articles advocating nationalized health care, assisted suicide, and euthanasia. But we find no articles, and virtually no letters to the editor, on the other side. Science requires open discussion of opposing views. This isn’t science – it’s political advocacy." ... by David C. Stolinsky, MD (Click here for article)
"It is misleading to refer to euthanasia as medical or physician aid in dying — once again, all the physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, music therapists, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, spiritual care counsellors, pharmacists, dietitians, volunteers and coordinators who work with the dying patient offer aid in dying." ... by Dr. Manuel Borod, Director, McGill University Health Care Palliative Care Unit.
"A healthy society doesn’t force its members to choose between suffering and suicide." ... palliative care physician Ira Byock, MD.(Click here for article)