George, the father of a ‘brain dead’ son took to a standoff when he was told that his son, George Pickering III will be taken off life support as there was no hope left for them.
Using a PET scan can help detect brain activity in vegetative patients, a new study reported.
A California girl who was declared brain dead after tonsil surgery will continue to be on life support for at least next seven days, a state judge extended the deadline.
Erick Munoz, a paramedic, wants to end life support for his pregnant wife Marlise Munoz who collapsed from a pulmonary embolism on Nov. 26.
An Indiana hunter who was injured recently, got to decide himself if he wanted to live or die. The avid outdoorsman was severely injured in a hunting accident on Saturday.
In 2009, doctors from a Syracuse, NY hospital almost removed the organs from a woman who was still alive. She woke up on the operating table right before doctors were going to cut her open.
Most people are familiar or have heard of sexual or physical abuse but have no idea that there is another type of abuse that is less obvious. This is called a financially abusive relationship where you wonder "Is my boyfriend using me financially?"