The status of person of the human embryo

The ultimate postmodern injustice is the refusal to recognise certain human individuals as persons * Introduction The continuing advances of science in the area of embryology leave little doubt about the human nature of the embryo of our species. Biologically, there is no other...

AIDS pandemic. Adolescents deaths continues to rise

A recent report presented at the International Conference on AIDS held last September in Amsterdam revealed that, in the year alone, 130,000 boys, girls and adolescents under the age of 19 died due to AIDS, and 430,000 – that’s almost 50 per hour – contracted the infection. “This...