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Should UK Adopt Dutch Rules On Euthanasia In Newborn Babies?

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Euthanasia In Newborn Babies

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Euthanasia for newborn babies with lethal and disabling conditions is illegal worldwide, but in reality, its acceptance and practice vary between different countries.

An editorial in this week's BMJ asks should it be available?

In the Netherlands, about 200,000 live births occur annually; of these, 10-20 babies