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What Can I Do to Make a Difference?

Learn all you can about the health care issue. Be very careful of any federal expansion of health care. If you experience serious problems with your health care plan, particularly with an HMO, get a lawyer involved quickly. Let your elected officials hear from you regarding problems you encounter, especially with HMO and other managed care plans.

Talk to your doctors and find out what they are going through as well. They may be every bit as frustrated as you are. It is also vitally important to let your state and federal elected officials know your position on life issues, particularly abortion and physician-assisted suicide.

Is there something wrong with a doctor killing a patient, if the patient has signed a document requesting death? In the Netherlands, it's legal. Unless something is done, it could soon be legal in America...

Francis Schaeffer once made a sobering illustration: "If the fetus gets in the way, ditch it. If the old person gets in the way, ditch it. If you get in the way..."