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A thoughtful report which deserves careful consideration

The BMA's End-of Life Care and Physician-Assisted Dying report contains much valuable material and warrants careful study

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A Book that Brings us Face to Face with Ourselves

"Open discussion reduces superstition and fear, and allows us to be honest with each other at a time when pretence and well-intentioned lies can separate us"

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BMA reaffirms its opposition to physician-assisted suicide

The BMA has rejected a Motion that it should adopt a policy of neutrality on whether 'assisted dying' should be legalised

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