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THE RIGHT TO LIFE
Abortion is the deliberate termination of a pregnancy, usually before 24 weeks.
Pro-choice Pro-life
Woman can do what they want Every human being has the right to
with their bodies. life
Could be the best thing for the The embryo can feel pain so the
child. (E.g. financial issues) child suffers.
Mothers health .(Mothers life Mother may experience emotional
prioritised) difficulties.
Alternatives to abortion: Adoption, counselling, financial support offered, foster care.…read more

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THE RIGHT TO LIFE
Euthanasia means inducing a painless death, with passion, to relieve suffering.
The UK Law allows strong pain killers, even if they end life sooner. Withdrawal of
medicine is also allowed but only if recovery is impossible.
Voluntary euthanasia:
When a terminally ill person asks someone else to help them end there life peacefully.
Involuntary euthanasia:
When a person cannot make their own decision. (E.g. being in a coma) Someone else
must decide whether to end the persons life or not.…read more

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THE RIGHT TO LIFE
Active euthanasia:
The ending of a life by a deliberate action, e.g. a fatal injection.
Passive euthanasia:
Allowing a terminally ill person to die by withdrawing medical treatments which could
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HOSPICES
Hospices are places where people go to die with dignity.
Many Christians say that hospices are a better alternative to euthanasia because the
hospice movement;
· Emphasises compassionate care with expert pain relief.
· Emphasises healing, physically, and spirituality.
· Dying with dignity.…read more

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THE USE OF MEDICAL
TECHNOLOGY
AI ­ Artificial insemination. Sperm medically inserted to assist pregnancy.
AIH ­ Artificial insemination by husband.
AID ­ Artificial insemination by donor.…read more

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