Category Archives: Health & Social Care

Towards parity of esteem

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We affirm that everyone should get the support they need if they have a health problem, whether it pertains to their physical or mental health. However, there is a lot of stigma, discrimination and ignorance around mental health problems, and those suffering struggle without much support. Therefore, we need a coordinated national mental health drive […]

The Hippocratic Oath

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We affirm the dignity and sanctity of all human life from conception to natural death. However, the ‘consumerisation’ of dying is putting pressure on people in the medical professions to accept or even support voluntary euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide, often against their values and beliefs. Therefore, we call on professional bodies representing doctors and nurses […]