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Barbara Amiel on the ethics and emotions of testing drugs on ...

Barbara Amiel on the ethics and emotions of testing drugs on ... | Bioethics | Scoop.it
I am a dog owner of insane commitment, but even I can't turn a blind eye to the advances of research.
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Ethics Matter: A Conversation on Bioethics with NASA's Paul Root Wolpe

The Carnegie Council is the world’s leading voice promoting ethical leadership on issues of war, peace and global social justice. Its mission is to be the voice for ethics in international policy.
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Genetic Testing And Screening Of Children: Ethics And Best Practices - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Genetic Testing And Screening Of Children: Ethics And Best Practices - Mondaq News Alerts (registration) | Bioethics | Scoop.it
Genetic Testing And Screening Of Children: Ethics And Best Practices Mondaq News Alerts (registration) The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG) recently issued recommendations...
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How ‘alternative’ is CAM? Rethinking conventional dichotomies between biomedicine and complementary/alternative medicine

How ‘alternative’ is CAM? Rethinking conventional dichotomies between biomedicine and complementary/alternative medic http://t.co/L8XZT5RLwn
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Yet Another “New” Claim That Politics Is About Biology, Not Ethics Or Wisdom - Godfather Politics

Yet Another “New” Claim That Politics Is About Biology, Not Ethics Or Wisdom - Godfather Politics | Bioethics | Scoop.it
Over the weekend we hear from POLITICO that, “A growing body of experimental research is finding evidence suggesting that, to some degree, political incli (Yet Another “New” Claim That Politics Is About Biology, Not Ethics Or Wisdom : ...
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Bioethics Leader Calls for Bold Approach to Fighting Obesity - Science Daily (press release)

Bioethics Leader Calls for Bold Approach to Fighting Obesity
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Bioethics Leader Calls for Bold Approach to Fighting Obesity. Jan.
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Roe v Wade abortion ruling turns 40 amid demonstrations

Roe v Wade abortion ruling turns 40 amid demonstrations | Bioethics | Scoop.it
(22nd January 2013)
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First UK live liver donation to a stranger takes place

First UK live liver donation to a stranger takes place | Bioethics | Scoop.it
A 21-year-old man has become the first person in the UK to donate part of his liver to someone he does not know in a live liver donation.
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Disease and Health: Culture, Society, and Ethics

Disease and Health: Culture, Society, and Ethics | Bioethics | Scoop.it
This course examines how medicine is practiced cross-culturally, with particular emphasis on Western biomedicine. Students analyze medical practice as a cultural system, focusing on the human, as opposed to the biological, side of things.
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Experts Propose Overhaul of Ethics Oversight of Research - Science Daily (press release)

Experts Propose Overhaul of Ethics Oversight of Research Science Daily (press release) The authors call for a new ethical framework that "is commensurate with the risk and burden in both realms." Their second article outlines such a framework for...
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Ethics and Animals (Contemporary Issues in Biomedicine, Ethics, and Society): Harlan B. Miller, William H. Williams: Amazon.com: Kindle Store

Ethics and Animals (Contemporary Issues in Biomedicine, Ethics, and Society): Harlan B. Miller, William H.
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Fat-shaming may curb obesity, bioethicist says - NBCNews.com

Fat-shaming may curb obesity, bioethicist says - NBCNews.com | Bioethics | Scoop.it
Fat-shaming may curb obesity, bioethicist says
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That same pressure could be applied to overweight people, perhaps leading to increased efforts by people to eat right, exercise -- and actually succeed in losing weight, Callahan argued.
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bioethics.com » Blog Archive » Study finds older male scientists ...

home | about | contact |. your global information source on bioethics news and issues ... likelier to commit research fraud.
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks: Rebecca Skloot, Cassandra Campbell, Bahni Turpin: 9780307712509: Amazon.com: Books

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Antibiotics resistance 'as big a risk as terrorism'

Antibiotics resistance 'as big a risk as terrorism' | Bioethics | Scoop.it
The danger of growing resistance to antibiotics should be treated as seriously as the threat of terrorism, England's chief medical officer says.
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Mums who want girls - gulfnews.com

Mums who want girls - gulfnews.com | Bioethics | Scoop.it
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Even more shockingly, a study published by Reproductive Biomedicine Online says that 70 per cent of mothers opting to choose their baby's sex are opting for girls.
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Adoption at the Movies : Adoption Movie Guide: Beasts of the Southern Wild

Adoption at the Movies : Adoption Movie Guide: Beasts of the Southern Wild | Bioethics | Scoop.it
RT @AddisonCooper: Just posted an #adoption movie guide that made me really think about ethics in adoption. Beasts of the Southern Wild: http://t.co/VIEOSH1o2i
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Would resurrected Neanderthals have human rights?

Would resurrected Neanderthals have human rights? | Bioethics | Scoop.it
A newsflash on the eve of the May 2010 elections was instantly eclipsed by the news of the coalition-bartering in the days that followed. But it concerned one of the most important scientific disco...
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A “bioethics survival kit” for World Youth Day pilgrims - Catholic World Report (blog)

A “bioethics survival kit” for World Youth Day pilgrims - Catholic World Report (blog) | Bioethics | Scoop.it
A “bioethics survival kit” for World Youth Day pilgrims Catholic World Report (blog) The young people from all five continents who gather in Rio in July 2013 for World Youth Day will find in their backpacks a “bioethics survival kit”: a special WYD...
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Moratorium Over, Scientists Will Restart Avian Flu Research

Moratorium Over, Scientists Will Restart Avian Flu Research | Bioethics | Scoop.it
To better understand how the virus could potentially be spread between humans through sneezes or coughs, researchers study molecular changes that can lead to easier transmission.
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Is Piracy A Necessary Evil?

Is Piracy A Necessary Evil? | Bioethics | Scoop.it
We asked the staff here at Make Tech Easier to chip in and tell us how they feel about the ethics of pirating apps, music, and other media. (Is Piracy A Necessary Evil?
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Devin Santi's curator insight, October 11, 2013 8:38 AM

Even though pirating music and software is illegal, there are still pros to it. The industry actually benefits from piracy in the long run because younger producers and engineers who do not have the money for expensive software will pirate the software and then become experienced working with it before they enter the field. 

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Vegan Ethics

Vegan Ethics | Bioethics | Scoop.it
Former vegan Rhys Southan surmises that vegans have an overly narrow view of the impact that humans have on animals: Universal veganism wouldn’t stop the road-building, logging, urban and suburban development, pollution, resource consumption, and...
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Choose Performance-Enhancing Hugs: The Health Fundamentals of Doping

Choose Performance-Enhancing Hugs: The Health Fundamentals of Doping | Bioethics | Scoop.it
Half of elite athletes said, in surveys, that they would take an undetectable drug if doing so meant they would win an Olympic gold medal, even if it would kill them within five years.
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On the Ethics of Horsemeat

On the Ethics of Horsemeat | Bioethics | Scoop.it
Why are some animals deemed more acceptable to eat than others? asks SIMON MANUEL “All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others.” – Animal Farm. If last week’s horsemeat saga i...
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Antibiotic 'apocalypse' warning

Antibiotic 'apocalypse' warning | Bioethics | Scoop.it
(24th January 2013)
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