Doctors for Dignity
Demand for expanded end-of-life options is strong — in red states, in blue states, across demographic groups, professional affiliations and religions. And people from many communities are united to bring about change now. Learn more, and join the action.
The Latino Commission on AIDS and the Hispanic Health Network announced today that they are joining Compassion & Choices in the campaign to pass New York’s Medical Aid in Dying Act (S.3151/A.2383) as quickly as possible. The bill would give terminally ill New Yorkers the option to request a doctor’s prescription for medication they can decide to […]Read More
This is a translated story. The original piece ran for El Diario. As leader of the Latino Commission on AIDS and founder of the Hispanic Health Network I see the horrors of too many Latino New Yorkers facing slow, painful deaths. Their pain is a reminder of my journey in 2005 – when I was […]Read More
Cincuenta y nueve líderes de fé de diversas denominaciones entregaron hoy una carta al Congreso instando a los legisladores a “ser misericordiosos como su padres en el cielo” rechazando la actual legislación para revocar la ley de ayuda médica para morir de D.C. y la oposición a esta opción de atención al final de la […]Read More