Man in Vegetative State for 15 Years Partially Awakens

Thanks to a medical breakthrough in France, which led to the partial awakening of a man who had been in a vegetative state for 15 years, Church teaching on why all life is sacred has once again been validated by science.

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Maryland Bill Allows Organ Harvesting from Persons in Persistent Vegetative State

A Committee of the Maryland legislature held a hearing last week on a bill that would grant health care surrogates the power to donate non-vital organs, such as a kidney or lobe of a liver, of a person who is diagnosed to be in a persistent vegetative state (PVS).

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