Assisted dying campaign video accused of ‘scaremongering’

Image copyright Getty Images A campaign group’s video of a patient dying in agony in a hospice has provoked outrage from doctors and nurses, who say it is ‘”scaremongering” and “sensationalist”. Dignity in Dying, which produced the film, said it was “a realistic portrayal” of the deaths of a minority of people in the UK….

Is Dying at Home Overrated?

The system is imperfect, though. Unless a family has the significant resources necessary to hire aides or nurses, informal caregivers become responsible for nearly everything — from feeding to bathing to toileting. These tasks often get harder as the dying person weakens. In my experience, most family members want to care for their loved ones…

See Dying Light 2’s Impressive, Extended E3 Gameplay Demo

At E3 2019, Techland showed off an extended look at its upcoming zombie apocalypse game Dying Light 2. The demo was impressive, prompting us to name it to the top 10 of our E3 2019 Hot 50, but the Polish studio has kept the gameplay sequence restricted to behind-closed-doors presentations… until now. Taking place in…

Dying Cat Holds Owner’s Hand On His Last Trip To The Vet

Dying Cat Holds Owner’s Hand On His Last Trip To The Vet Anastasia Arellano By Anastasia Arellano Proper greatergood_ctg_belowtitle If you cry easily like me when it comes to stories about animals, then grab a tissue. The internet is weeping after Andrew Bernhard posted a photo to Reddit of his cat – who was also named Andrew…

Four Franchises Dying For A Dynasty Warriors Spinoff

Games don’t get more hack-and-slash than the Dynasty Warriors series (known as Musou in Japan). A legendary warrior faces off against an entire army, striking down ten soldiers with a single swing of their sword. While mainline Musou games mostly take place with historical figures in a historical setting, the Musou concept has also been translated to…

Facebook Is Dying and Libra Is Dead on Arrival

Ask not for whom the bell tolls, Facebook. It tolls for thee, says bitcoin bull Lou Kerner. The crypto investor says Facebook is on its last legs, and even its over-hyped stablecoin project, Libra, can’t save it. Kerner made the ominous predictions in a Medium blog post, where he rebuked Wall Street for being blind…

Noel Conway: Assisted dying laws ‘not fit for purpose’

Image caption Noel Conway, from Shropshire, has written three books using voice recognition software A man who unsuccessfully campaigned for his right to die has said the current laws on assisted dying are “not fit for purpose”. Noel Conway, 69, from Shropshire, who has motor neurone disease (MND), was refused permission by the Supreme Court…

Choice And Consequence Is Everything In Dying Light 2

Dying Light delivered on its promise of giving fans a fun, parkour-packed post-apocalypse, but with Dying Light 2, Techland is striving for much more. In addition to improving parkour and polishing combat, Dying Light 2 promises unprecedented impact stemming from players’ decisions. Choices you make may have consequences both telegraphed and unforeseen, with your decisions…