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Catholic Healthcare Ethics

Loras College Bioethics Resource Center
I. Life Issues Formation Program

II. Current Projects and Announcements

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Videotape on advance directives for high school students and young adults.

Archdiocese of Dubuque, Iowa
I. Church Teaching on Healthcare Ethics:  A Handbook of Policies for the Archdiocese of Dubuque 
....*Entries set out and explain official Church teaching on a variety of issues in healthcare ethics.

II.
Issues in Death and Dying
....*Short articles, suitable for reproduction and distribution, on decisions to forgo life-sustaining
.......treatment, artificial nutrition and hydration, pain management, and euthanasia/assisted suicide.


III.
Reproductive Issues
....*The text of a pamphlet Treating Infertility and Assisting Reproduction Guidance from the
......Catholic Moral Tradition.

IV. Stem Cell Research and Therapeutic Cloning
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*The text of a parish education program.

V. Resource Packet on Vaccines
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*Church teaching on vaccines produced with aborted fetal cell lines

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