Skip to comments.Santorum more right than wrong about Dutch euthanasia
Posted on 02/21/2012 5:30:07 PM PST by writer33
The Dutch like their euthanasia but sure are sensitive when a prominent person describes the horrors that medicalized killing has unleashed. Latest example: Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum criticized Dutch euthanasia in an interview with James Dobson, stating in part:
Ten percent of all deaths, and half of those people are euthanized involuntarily, because they are old or sick. And so elderly people in the Netherlands dont go into a hospital. They go to another country.
The Dutch media pounced, mocking Santorum for charging their doctors with murdering the elderly on a grand scale. Alas, he asked for it because he got the details wrong. When decrying the culture of death, one must be as accurate as possible. Otherwise, the fish wiggles off the hook.
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Unrestricted administration of opium products is unlawful in the United States and is heavily enforced.
I do know that in Washington Hospital Center there are nurses who have in the past jiggered the machines to administer less ~ that way they'd take the half empty containers (that are already checked out) and take them home for sale.
Turned those suckers in.
You didn't really think those guys were getting all the morphine they asked for?
There's always a trick. I did have a nurse I know well tell me that when a junky checks in for surgery he or she will always KNOW that the machine is cutting them short. They all have high tolerance levels.
The doctors do not change the settings to give the junkies what they want ~ they have them cuffed to the bedframe if they get unruly.
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