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The dramatic aging of the world’s population will impose a “demographic tax” on economic growth over the next two decades, warned a recent report published by Moody’s Investors Service. The report, titled: "Population Aging Will Dampen Economic Growth over the Next Two Decades," warned that policy reforms and tec...read more
Articles from section "Elderly and Dying"
Here is a translation of the address Benedict XVI gave today at the general audience. * * * Dear brothers and sisters, After celebrating the Solemnity of All Saints, the Church today invites …read more
In a number of countries around the world the pro-euthanasia forces continue to press for the legalization of assisted suicide. Australia's Dr. Philip Nitschke recently broke the law by …read more
Benedict XVI will be praying in October that the dying will find support in the love of their brothers and sisters. The Apostleship of Prayer announced the intentions chosen by the Pope for …read more
A problematic new end-of-life medical form is rapidly gaining ascendency in U.S. healthcare. It is called the "POLST" document. (In my own state of Colorado, it's called a MOST document.) The …read more