AlterEgo wrote:How do we stop all-out treatment of individuals who cannot be saved;
Boy, this sure is a dilemna in our society. We not raised like wilderbeasts who leave the injured behind. We've been taught to care, nurture, protect, etc. Tough, tough, tough.
Ludi wrote:I'm not convinced all-out treatment of individuals who cannot be saved has any significant impact on the population.
How many Terri Schiavo's are out there? Hundreds? Thousands? How many less inflicted, but on severe medication or instense care? Definitely in the thousands. I don't think it put a dent on powerdown, but perhaps it's the sum of the small actions. Food for thought.