Physician-assisted suicide (PAS), also known as euthanasia, has become increasingly popular in many countries, including Australia. To maintain citizen trust in government, the government should consider some of the common issues that have a negative impact on society or are perceived differently by citizens. Even if euthanasia is a wise…
Assisted suicide, or euthanasia as it is commonly known, has been the subject of debate and rebuttal for several years, and it, like any other contentious issue, has supporters and opponents depending on how people perceive it. Assisted suicide is a procedure in which a terminally ill patient’s life is…
The death of a child, especially one who commits suicide, is detrimental to the lives of parents. Bereaved parents often suffer symptoms of depression, are poorly cared for, have health problems and experience marital turbulence. Dissolving the bond with their child induces extreme distress and produces negative loss-related feelings. For…
Depression refers to a psychiatric condition that affects an individual’s moods and behaviors. Depression, depending on the cause and personality of the patient, may be moderate or severe (Tebbe & Moradi 2016). Many people experience depressive symptoms, but since few people attend clinical diagnosis psychiatric sessions, they are not conscious….
In the clinical cases, Dr. Paul Ekman studies on deception, some patients lied that they were not depressed and were able to commit suicide when not supervised. The micro-facial gestures, however, showed their powerful feelings. The patients presented false data that occurs too frequently when people try to hide their…
Inherently, the human being has some pathological worry of death. The mythical status of death renders us forgetful of the reality that death must exist in the cycle of human existence. It has set the stage for a hotly debated topic on whether or not death should be effectuated termed…
Is there any time I’ve ever contemplated committing suicide? Regrettably, yes. I sit in that corner every minute, suicidal feelings strike me, begging for transformation and change. Apparently, I’m alive every day, and I ask myself, what if I jumped on the street one day? All I need to do…