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    are being kept alive by technology and want to end their lives already have a recognized constitutional right to stop any and all medical interventions, from respirators to antibiotics. They do not need physician-assisted suicide or euthanasia.” (Ezekiel

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    However, Ezekiel J. Emanuel (2000) disagrees with Myers (2017) argument, in his article What is the Great Benefit of Legalizing Euthanasia?. He persists that the idea of abuse by patients and physicians is of course inevitable as no amount of rigid safeguards will totally rule out wrong use, however, “opponents must acknowledge that if PAS is not permitted, some patients experiencing unremitting pain will be prevented from ending their lives and suffer needlessly” (p. 630). From Emanuels point of

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    States? Ezekial J. Emanuel, Holly Dressel, and together, Karen Davis, Cathy Shoen, Katharine Shea, and Kristine Haran, all address possible solutions to this problem. While Emanuel feels that America’s system is sufficient, Dressel, Davis, Shoen, Shea, and Haran believe there are better options. These authors evaluate the different systems based on quality, cost, and accessibility. Emanuel (2008) believes that the care that is received in a single-payer plan is much poorer than

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    Health Care Myths

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    In the journal article, “Who Really Pays for Health Care?: The Myth of ‘Shared Responsibility,’” researchers Ezekiel J. Emanuel and Victor R. Fuchs claim that while most Americans believe that the key players paying for the bulk of their healthcare and health benefits are employers and the government, this belief is incorrect. The failure to recognize and understand that individuals or households are truly the ones who pay, is a major drawback, and results in difficulty in reaching effective healthcare

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    In “Why I Hope to Die at 75” by Ezekiel J. Emanuel, he talks about the pros and cons at age 75. Emanuel states his personal thoughts about 75 and why 75 is a good age to stop. Emanuel believes “ We are no longer remembered as vibrant and engaged but as feeble, ineffectual, even pathetic”. He talks about others personal stories and relates it to his personal thoughts and views, still they do not change the way he thinks. People may think he is crazy but he is okay with just 75. His reasons involve

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    triumphs of modern medicine. Indeed, parents whose children are vaccinated no longer have to worry about their child's death or disability from whooping cough, polio, diphtheria, hepatitis, or a host of other infections.” ~ Ezekiel Emanuel (“Vaccines Quotes”). As Ezekiel Emanuel said, childhood vaccines are a great accomplishment, and one man who contributed to them is Maurice Hilleman. Hilleman has created 8 out of the 14 childhood vaccines used today (Ross, Christian H.). Hilleman is not a common

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    practitioner deliberately and directly causes the death of a patient with means such as with lethal injection. Physician assisted suicide happens when patient-requested, pharmaceutical means are provided for that patient to end his or her own life (Emanuel, Ezekiel J., et al. "Attitudes and practices of

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    Standardized Testing

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    solution is not to abolish taxation” (Standardized Tests - ProCon.org). Source number three, “Test Our Children Well”, proposes a solution that by using the “testing effect”, “teachers could develop new tests questions each week for each class…” (Emanuel 10) and by doing so, will eliminate the opportunity for student to cheat on exams. The last theme I found presented in these sources is measurement of student success. Source number one, “Are Exams Bad for Children?”, explains that we can find

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    One method that Farmer used to conduct his research was that of being what Roberta Edwards Lenkeit would describe as a “participant observer”(Lenkeit, 2014, p.25). This method relies on the researcher immersing himself/herself into the environment that is being studied and recording and interpreting what they experience. Farmer was already a medical doctor, so for him, he went to Congo and provided healthcare to those that had been infected with Ebola. This method can be useful because it allows

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    Dr. Elizabeth Trice Loggers, medical director of the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance's Supportive and Palliative Care Service states, " “If you look at the way most Americans say they want to die, it is in their home, with their family members present, not in pain, and with their mental faculties intact.” (Aleccia, Jonel) Physician assisted suicide, also known as euthanasia, has been legalized in a few states across America. You never know when someone close to you will be given the choice of physician

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