When life has no value and death nothing more that an end and a opportunity for the survivors, people have no problem pushing those who are unable to take care of themselves, out of their way. A culture of death leads only to death! It blinds those participating in it to the possibility of eternal life through our Lord, God and Savior, Jesus Christ. It damns them to eternal death with the blood of others on their soul!
Originally posted on The Tree of Mamre:
This will make you sick to your stomach. According to the Mail Online:
Up to 60,000 patients die on the Liverpool Care Pathway each year without giving their consent, shocking figures revealed yesterday.
A third of families are also kept in the dark when doctors withdraw lifesaving treatment from loved ones.
Despite the revelations, Jeremy Hunt last night claimed the pathway was a ‘fantastic step forward’.
In comments that appeared to prejudge an official inquiry into the LCP, the Health Secretary said ‘one or two’ mistakes should not be allowed to discredit the entire end-of-life system …
The review follows a public outcry over a string of disturbing cases, highlighted by this paper, in which patients or their families were ignored.
The pathway involves withdrawal of lifesaving treatment, with the sick sedated and usually denied nutrition and fluids. Death typically takes place within 29 hours …
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