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NT seniors back assisted dying laws

Northern Territory seniors have called on federal and territory politicians to act o...

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Lesson in the Art of Butterfly -...

An online event showcases the story of Alida Lancee, the West Australian doctor whos...

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Let's Talk About Death - survey ...

We asked you whether you thought talking about death was hard, and what tools could ...

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Draft assisted dying Bill 'refle...

Tasmania's End-of-Life Choices Bill 2020 is on track to be tabled in parliament in l...

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New Zealand assisted dying book ...

A book about the voluntary assisted dying referendum in New Zealand is gaining publi...

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Legalising VAD respects all side...

Law researcher Andrew McGee argues that legalising assisted dying is the best way to...

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Farewell Colin Clarke

We lost a remarkable man last week. Colin Clarke, an emergency doctor for 20 years a...

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Victoria's VAD laws: unfinished ...

The first anniversary of the operation of Victoria’s landmark Voluntary Assisted Dyi...

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VAD plans upended by Covid-19

When the pain got too much, Janet Cohen planned to travel to Switzerland with a smal...

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QLD defers VAD decision

The heartbreaking postponement means voters must send Queensland politicians a messa...

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WA VAD laws on track

Expert panel says Covid-19 has not disrupted WA scheme's mid-2021 start date.    

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Trust dying New Zealanders on VA...

PhD candidate Jess Young interviewed dying New Zealanders and found they all agreed ...

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QLD report reflects majority's w...

Go Gentle Australia welcomes a report that recommends Queensland introduce Voluntary...

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Covid-19: Time for a Virtual Visit

In a time of crisis, staying connected with family and friends is more important tha...

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Tasmania pushing ahead with VAD ...

Independent Tasmanian MLC Mike Gaffney will push ahead with the introduction of his ...

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Covid-19: Stay safe, stay connected

Due to the coronavirus emergency, Go Gentle Australia will be doing things a little ...

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VALE Rhonda Taylor

It was with great sadness that we learned of the death of Rhonda...

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'It gave us a sense of peace'

"She was going to die in pain or she could use voluntary assisted dying to assist he...

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Dr Cameron McLaren on why he hel...

The Victorian doctor explains why he helps people access assisted dying laws: “We ca...

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What doctors and patients think ...

It has been said that personal stories are Kryptonite to those who deny suffering at...

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Without more detail, it is prema...

The Voluntary Assisted Dying Review Board has this week published a report detailing...

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Tasmania's draft VAD bill releas...

Tasmania's draft Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill has been released for public consulta...

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8 reasons why all states must pa...

An overwhelming majority of Australians – nearly 90%

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Assisted Dying in Australia: Whe...

With three more Australian states looking to follow the lead of Victoria and Western...

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Assisted dying law: Western Aust...

The Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2019 has cleared its final hurdle in Western Austr...

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WA VAD Bill passes Upper House

The Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2019 has passed through the Western Australian Upp...

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WA's VAD Bill clears another hu...

Promising news from Western Australia, as the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill moves to...

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More than 7K sign petition to ma...

A petition signed by 7,460 Western Australians to legalise voluntary assisted dying ...

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Belinda’s Brave Walk donates $5,...

Palliative care patients in Kalgoorlie will benefit from a pressure care mattress bo...

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NZ sends VAD to referendum

New Zealand is to become the first country in the world to put the issue of assisted...

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Doctors support assisted dying

168 doctors have signed an open letter to WA MPs explaining why t...

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Urgent action needed as VAD Bill...

Supporters of more compassionate end-of-life choices are urged to write to their Upp...

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Alzheimer's WA backs VAD Bill

Western Australia’s peak dementia-support organisation, Alzheimer’s WA, has endorsed...

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WA neurologists implore MPs to p...

WA’s top neurologists have implored MPs to pass voluntary assist...

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VAD Bill passes WA's lower house

The WA Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2019 has passed without amendment through Weste...

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Maine becomes the 9th US State w...

An eleventh-hour bid to veto Maine's aid-in-dying law has failed, allowing Maine to ...

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Palliative Care Australia clarif...

Australia’s peak palliative care body wants its neutrality on euthanasia to be...

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Perth's Rally for Choice a huge ...

The Rally For Choice on the steps of Parliament House was an amazin...

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WA Primary Health Alliance puts ...

The WA Primary Health Alliance (WAPHA) has endorsed a safe and compassionate Volunta...

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Bendigo woman becomes first to u...

The daughters of the first Victorian to use the state's Voluntary Assisted Dying law...

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Andrew Denton urges WA doctors t...

Broadcaster Andrew Denton has urged WA doctors to stand up in support of proposed eu...

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In Memory of Kylie Monaghan

Kylie Monaghan passed away yesterday, October 8, after a long and brave battle with ...

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