Euthanasia blog

Euthanasia is the deliberate termination of a person’s life, usually to relieve suffering. Doctors sometimes perform euthanasia at the request of people who have a terminal illness and are in great pain.

It is a complicated process in which many factors have to be weighed. Local laws, a person’s physical and mental health, and their personal beliefs and wishes all play a role.

Read on to learn more about the different types of euthanasia, when they are practised and where they are legal.