Negatives Of Euthanasia

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Fatal diseases and accidents, including incurable diagnosis are tragic! However, there is no life that’s not worth living! Every life holds possibilities, even if there is a hindrance by a disability. It is unmoral to purposely end the life of a suffering patient because life and death is not in the power of man, but it is in the power of God! God is the creator over the world! The methods explained are called Physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia, they help patients die. Humans have developed numerous acts that help patients die. Such as lethal injection, starvation, with-holding treatment, and patient’s consent. No matter what the method being used, taking a life is still considered a crime. Practicing Physician-assisted suicide or euthanasia shows a lack of respect for our own lives! Death should occur from a natural cause, such as old age, an illness, or a tragic accident. Euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide are unmoral because they involve the act to take…show more content…
I see physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia being more negative than positive because people will take advantage of the system. I’ve also considered that if physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia are legalized in the entire United States. Some patients may feel pressure by the hospital or loved ones to take part in this act. As a Christian I believe that life is the most precious gift from God. Legalizing physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia will give people a change to take advantage of the system. For instance a patient can be given 30 days to live and decide to have a physician-assisted suicide or euthanasia. But by the patient giving consent to physician-assisted suicide or euthanasia they wouldn’t know if their life could have been extended! A doctor can only give an educated guess for a human’s life span. The patient could be told 3 months and live several
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