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The Economist backs surrogacy

Fri, 2017-05-19 14:56
But neglects an ethical analysis Read more...
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Cheap, effective alternative to IVF may be possible

Fri, 2017-05-19 14:47
Flushing the fallopian tubes has been very successful Read more...
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Moral enhancement won’t work, claim bioethicists

Fri, 2017-05-19 14:39
It could be a dangerous social experiment Read more...
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Should a depraved killer be allowed to commit suicide?

Fri, 2017-05-19 14:32
Ian Brady, the Moors murderer, died a natural death this week Read more...
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Dutch fertility doctor accused of using his own sperm

Fri, 2017-05-19 14:23
But he died in April so potential children are suing to access DNA material Read more...
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UK star surgeon backs euthanasia despite danger of elder abuse

Fri, 2017-05-19 06:05
Collateral damage is not such a big deal, says Henry Marsh Read more...
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Doctors launch online pledge against torture

Fri, 2017-05-19 05:33
"We will never go back to those shameful times" Read more...
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Ooops! Sorry about that

Sat, 2017-05-13 13:54
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“God complex” UK surgeon injured hundreds of women

Sat, 2017-05-13 13:34
Ian Paterson exaggerated or invented cancer risks to get women’s consent Read more...
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More Ubuntu, less autonomy, says South African bioethicist

Sat, 2017-05-13 13:25
Principalism does not fit into African bioethics, says Kevin Behrens Read more...
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‘Nature’ has buyer’s regret after March for Science endorsement

Sat, 2017-05-13 13:21
A second editorial calls for a bit of humble self-examination Read more...
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Canadian car crash victim gets compensation to pay for a surrogate mother

Sat, 2017-05-13 12:56
The first such payment in Canada Read more...
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UK Gay dads go into international surrogacy business

Sat, 2017-05-13 12:47
Illegal in Britain, but not in the US Read more...
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Beware of IVF incest, ethicists warn clinics

Sat, 2017-05-13 12:10
ART clinics must prepare for “intrafamilial reproductive arrangements”, says the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. Read more...
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Conscience wars intensify in the US

Sat, 2017-05-13 11:12
A new article on conscientious objection in the New England Journal of Medicine has sparked outcry among conservative bioethicists. Read more...
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Do Australian Christians support euthanasia?

Sat, 2017-05-13 11:04
A recent episode of Q&A sparked debate about Christian support for assisted dying. Read more...
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Euthanasia in Belgium interviews

Sat, 2017-05-06 14:24
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Two doctors charged with FGM in US-first

Sat, 2017-05-06 13:57
Two Detroit-based Muslim doctors have been charged with carrying out female genital mutilation. Read more...
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National Academies respond to conflict of interest claims

Sat, 2017-05-06 10:40
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine are strengthening their conflict of interest policy. Read more...
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