Matt divides his time between raising money for spinal care for UK charity Spinal Research, coaching youngsters at local schools and writing columns for rugby magazines. The Matt Hampson Foundation provides help, advice and for young people seriously injured through sport.
We have to make clear that the value of life should not be determined by its benefit to others, or what it can contribute to society.
If you had a disease where the prognosis is not straightforward, dementia or a chronic but not terminal disease, then you would not meet the criteria; attempts to extend the law further would be almost inevitable.
The survey took in 40 OECD and non-OECD countries, including the USA, the Netherlands, Germany and France.
Changing the law to allow euthanasia or assisted suicide will inevitably put pressure on vulnerable people to end their lives for fear of being a financial, emotional or care burden upon others.
There are many cases in euthanasia like; voluntary and involuntary, passive and active. As most people think it should be legal in all states for certain situations because paralyzed people have to suffer a lot because of the pain and doctors , nurses or their own family members have to take care of them all the time and also a person has rights that should be fulfilled.
In United States 40% of more of the people are paralyzed, they have a lot of suffering to do as “Pain is not always adequately controlled by palliative medicine, 5-10% of cancer maybe of this type and in some cases it can only be ‘palliated’ by producing a prolonged unconsciousness”(Snyder).