Euthanasia

Euthanasia

Advantages

  • Quality of life
  • Saves medical resources for those who could be saved
  • Mercy of a painless death
  • Demonstrates Christian compassion
  • Death may be considered a blessing

Disadvantages

  • Quantity of life
  • Sanctity of life (Only God can give and take life)
  • Elderly people who are ill may feel pressurised into ending their life when they don't want to

Evaluation

Euthanasia is illegal in the UK but 80% of people support it becoming legalised.

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Euthanasia

Euthanasia

Advantages

  • Quality of life
  • Saves medical resources for those who could be saved
  • Mercy of a painless death
  • Demonstrates Christian compassion
  • Death may be considered a blessing

Disadvantages

  • Quantity of life
  • Sanctity of life (Only God can give and take life)
  • Elderly people who are ill may feel pressurised into ending their life when they don't want to

Evaluation

Euthanasia is illegal in the UK but 80% of people support it becoming legalised.

Comments

No comments have yet been made