Euthansia

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Euthanasia: Ending the life of a terminally
ill person for compassionate reasons.
Voluntary: person request to die.
Non-voluntary: performed without
patient's knowledge or consent.
Active: physical action taken to end
person's life.
Passive: action no taken to save a person's
life.
Most Muslims believe that all human life is
sacred and should therefore be preserved
at all costs.
`Nor can a soul die, except by Allah's
leave, the term being fixed by writing'.
Suffering is seen as a test.
Voluntary euthanasia is seen as suicide.

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