Tag Archives: Health Care

UK parents lose final appeal to keep baby alive for treatment

A final appeal to allow continued life support for a U.K. baby whose parents want to seek experimental treatment in the U.S. has been rejected by the European Court of Human Rights. According to the BBC, the European Court judges agreed on the decision to withdraw life support, stating that the experimental treatment would only

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Senate health care bill ‘unacceptable,’ bishop says after budget office report

The Senate’s health care bill remains “unacceptable,” one U.S. bishop insisted after a non-partisan government office estimated it would result in millions more uninsured. “This moment cannot pass without comment,” said Bishop Frank Dewane, chair of the U.S. bishops’ domestic justice and human development committee, in response to the scoring of the draft Senate health

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A doctor prescribed a procedure, but insurance offered death

  https://web.facebook.com/PatientsRightsAction/videos/1278458512273302/ Dr. T. Brian Callister chose to become a physician for the reason many choose to go into the medical field – to make a difference in people’s lives. But that difference has recently been cut short by assisted suicide legislation. An internal medicine specialist and the National Medical Director at The LifeCare Family

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Planned Parenthood to close its only Wyoming clinic this summer

The only Planned Parenthood office in Wyoming will close along with another five offices in the organization’s Rocky Mountain region, though officials said it would still exercise a presence in the state. The organization’s Casper clinic opened in 1975 and served about 480 clients each year. While Planned Parenthood is the largest abortion provider in

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