Euthanasia is the right to die. It is a medical practice used to end the life of those in pain and tired of suffering. There are people who feel that their life is not worth living due to excruciating pain and would prefer to let go of their life with the assistance of a medical physician. Some people simply view the right to die as the ultimate expression of free will, that it is the individual’s right. Still others believe that it is part of a larger moral code prescribed by religious teachings.
There are many issues surrounding the individual’s right to die and this project explores the following viewpoints: