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California Bullhorn: BAD ACTORS IN CALIFORNIA’S END-OF-LIFE INDUSTRY AND HEALTHCARE INEQUITIES RISK OUR HEALTH. SENATE BILL 380 ADDS TO DANGERS

The fight for healthcare in California is far from won. As we all endure a pandemic that has painfully cost lives of loved ones and …

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Mercury News: Minorities need health care, not life-ending prescriptions: How we care for the sick and dying speaks volumes about who we are as a people

In our Hispanic culture, caring for the sick and the dying is part of us. We hold the family close yet reach far to include …

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Newsweek: California Must Reject Efforts to Expand Assisted Suicide

Some members of the California state legislature are pressing for legislation that expands assisted suicide. But making it quicker and easier for people to die, after more than …

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California Globe: Protect Californians from End-of-Life Suffering, Neurosurgeon Says

Right now, we don’t know if people are being coerced into using physician-assisted suicide When confronted with terminal illness, many worry about pain, loss of control, and being …

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Capitol Weekly: Keep the safeguards in California’s ‘End-of-Life’ law

Assisted suicide is already legal in California through the so-called End-of-Life Option Act, narrowly passed by the California Legislature and signed by then-Gov. Brown in …

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Angelus News: Oppose SB 380: No person is expendable

Americans have notoriously short memories, and this year, legislators in California are proving it through Senate Bill 380, a bill that would remove mental health …

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The O.C. Register – California shouldn’t scrap ‘safeguards’ in End of Life Options Act

Assisted suicide is already legal in California through the so-called End of Life Option Act, narrowly passed by the California Legislature and signed by then-Gov. …

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California Globe: Proposed Amendments to California Assisted Suicide Law Makes Accessing it Easier

“When it comes to carrying out the death penalty for convicted murders, the California Legislature finds the lethal drug cocktails ‘cruel and unusual punishment,’ which …

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Patient’s will to live can fluctuate 30%

A Lancet study found that “a patient’s will to live can fluctuate 30% in a 12-hour period and between 60-70% over 30 days.  Many people …

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It takes experience to know that sometimes you don’t know

Doctors are more often wrong than they are right in prognostication, and patients could throw away good weeks, months, years, or even decades over a …

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