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Euthanasia is the practice of intentionally ending a life in order to relieve pain and suffering. There are different euthanasia laws in each country. The British ... More »
eu·tha·na·sia
[yoo-thuh-ney-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh]
NOUN
1.
the act of putting to death painlessly or allowing to die, as by withholding extreme medical measures, a person or animal suffering from an incurable, especially a painful, disease or condition.
2.
painless death.
Source: Dictionary.com

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/182951.php

Apr 8, 2016 ... Euthanasia means to take a deliberate action with the express intention of ending a life to relieve intractable (persistent, unstoppable) suffering.

euthanasia.procon.org/view.answers.php?questionID=000142

Sep 14, 2011 ... Michael Manning, MD, in his 1998 book Euthanasia and Physician-Assisted Suicide: Killing or Caring?, traced the history of the word ...

www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Euthanasiaandassistedsuicide/Pages/Introduction.aspx

Euthanasia is the act of deliberately ending a person's life to relieve suffering. Assisted suicide is deliberately assisting or encouraging a person to kill ...

www.bbc.com/ethics/euthanasia/overview/introduction.shtml

This article introduces the debate around euthanasia. Should human beings have the right to decide on issues of life and death?

www.patientsrightscouncil.org/site/euthanasia-assisted-suicide-health-care-decisions

The words “euthanasia” and “assisted suicide” are often used interchangeably. However, they are different and, in the law, they are treated differently.

www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=7365

Euthanasia: The practice of intentionally ending a life in order to relieve pain and suffering. The word "euthanasia" comes straight out of the Greek -- "eu", goodly ...

www.catholiceducation.org/en/controversy/euthanasia-and-assisted-suicide/what-is-euthanasia.html

Even though euthanasia is a common topic for general discussion, its real nature and significance are complex and, not surprisingly, it is therefore o...

www.priestsforlife.org/euthanasia/euthanasiaqanda.htm

"Euthanasia," from the Greek words meaning "good death," is something we do or fail to do which causes, or is intended to cause, death, in order to remove a ...