Stories by Ann Neumann

Ann Neumann is currently writing a book about death, grief and travel. She lives in Red Hook, Brooklyn. She authors the blog, subscribe to Ann Neumann's feed

Posted on: Nov 2, 2009, Source: AlterNet

I went undercover to a Pro-Life Federation conference. What I found there was not "middle America" or even conservative America. It was fringe America.

Posted on: Nov 2, 2009, Source: AlterNet

As more health facilities merge with Catholic hospitals in response to economic hardship, patients' rights are increasingly restricted by Catholic doctrine.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Nearly half of Americans have little access to health care, while the rest are overmedicated, overtested or kept alive against their wishes. Could rationing be the answer?

Posted on: Sep 8, 2009, Source: Religion Dispatches

Euthanasia, end-of-life, death with dignity, assisted suicide: The meaning depends on whom you ask. In a high-stakes health care debate, we can’t even agree on the terms.