Nearly one-fifth of advance care directives for end-of-life care are completed by someone other than the patient, putting…
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Granting terminally-ill intensive care patients and their families simple wishes, such as tasting a favorite meal or using a…
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A terminally ill Wellington lawyer could be forced to take her own life because it is illegal for her doctor to help her…
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Voluntary euthanasia campaigner Philip Nitschke hopes to show dying can be a laughing matter when he makes his debut as a…
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Although it is the job of the Supreme Court to decide on the merits of withholding life-sustaining treatment, doctors have…
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Doctors appear to have little clue on how to make competent end-of-life decisions involving withholding and withdrawing of…
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Legalisation of medical cannabis and euthanasia are back on the national political agenda following a passionate speech in…
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