Should doctors help their patients die?

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The Hippocratic Oath taken by many doctors at the start of their career is a promise to take care of their patients and essentially "Do no harm." How does this oath fit with a society where the "right to life" is evolving into "the right to die?” Do we have an “inherent right” to end our own life and even the life of our sick children? And, should doctors help?

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