Bio-Ethics

July 13th, 2016 A sex abuse victim in the Netherlands has been been allowed to undergo euthanasia via lethal injection. The Independent reports that, according to papers released by the Dutch Euthanasia Commission, the unnamed woman in her 20s had suffered...

June 15th, 2016 Donating one’s body to medical research is arguably the ultimate act of generosity, Medical schools, including in South Africa, ceremonially honour the donors, while students are taught to respect the mortal remains that underpin their education....

May 18th, 2016 Pfizer Inc has taken steps to ensure that none of its products are used in lethal injections, shutting off the last remaining open market source of drugs ued in executions....

April 6th, 2016 Recent claims that a kind of chocolate milk could aid in concussion recovery have come under scrutiny by the University of Maryland where the work was carried out. Stat News reports that a university committee found a 'concerning lack of...
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