RIGHT TO DIE – TERMINAL ILLNESS

My husband Bryce recently passed away in the RPA hospital from incurable liver related complications. The feeling is indescribable when you hear the words, “I’m so sorry, there’s nothing more we can do.” When Bryce was lucid he calmly stated if given a choice he would choose to end his…

Top doctor joins calls to legalise voluntary deaths in first submissions to inquiry

A TOP doctor has called for euthanasia to be legalised, in the first public submissions to a parliamentary ­inquiry into end-of-life choices. Royal Children’s Hospital nephrologist Dr Harley Powell was among 28 groups or individuals to support medically assisted suicide in Victoria. “A compassionate nation like Australia needs to legalise…