Muscle Owl Podcast

We’re a cheeky trio talking politics, disability and events. We provide updates and engage in discussion on topics within the neuromuscular and disabled community.

Muscle Owl Radio - Ep63: Charlie Gard & Patient/Parental Consent (OwlTalks#54)

Posted on June 23rd, 2017

Charlie Gard is a young child who is currently being cared for at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London; he is currently on life support.
A last chance potential treatment for his condition lies in the US, but his parents are being refused the right to take him out and try the treatment. The doctors now want to turn the life support off, and end his life.
What is the right option? Peter and Michaela discuss...