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Catholic Healthcare Ethics

Loras College Bioethics Resource Center
I. Life Issues Formation Program

II. Current Projects and Announcements

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.

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.

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
*The text of a parish education program.

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

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