Black-Guo Pei Purple-Zhi Ting Blue-Titus Green-Jia En
Role of medical science in today's world
role of doctors in the society
In the past, according to the Bible, Man used to live for hundreds of years
Counter argument: life is a gift and not a choice.
It should be looked upon as a blessing and a purposeful part of an eternal existence
Who makes this judgement?, Is the person in a rational state of mind?
who defines whether a person deserves to end a life "not worth the living?"
Argument 1: prolong life=prolong pain, Counter argument: New drugs and technologies bring new hope, Counter Counter argument: They create agony and angst as hopes vanish.
Argument 2: It denies human dignity.
Do not try to cheat death!
Doctors should not feel obligated to extend mortal life by means that are unreasonable
purple - Zhiting
Stem cell science
preimplantation genetic diagnosis
medicine and advanced therapies
how long is prolong?
Does it lead to betterment of quality of life?