Mental health crisis in United Kingdom’s schools with worrying deliberately self-harm and suicide rates

National Children’s Bureau recent report synthesises the increasing problem of the children in a clue moment of their formation. The...

Recent study about mental health care in Europe shows dehumanisation, objectification, and lack of even basic care

Images of people incarcerated, unkempt and kept in chains, mocked, and uncared for dominate the history of psychiatry, particularly from the...

Are biohackers out of control? Gene editing kits offered on Internet permit re-engineer DNA

What could happen when you democratize science -not authorized lab not professional responsibility – and give anyone the ability to edit...

United States Government and the practice of surrogation. “Military wives” surrogate mothers

“Most American citizens have no idea that taxpayer-funded Tricare Health Insurance, provided to members of the military, is being used to...

Are there genes associated with psychiatric illnesses?

There are many studies that have attempted to evaluate whether there are genes associated with psychiatric disorders. In relation to this, a...

Open debate in the UK. Bioethicists and parents argue for a change in childcare law in the UK

 “Best interest” or “independent significant harm test” A paper in the British Medical Journal has called for ‘new...

How could synthetic biology facilitate cancer treatments?

Cancer new treatment using synthetic biology At the present time, there are objective limitations for treating certain diseases, such as cancer....

Have obstetricians and gynecologists the right to conscientious objection in Great Britain?

Physicians and medical personnel conscientious objection to abortions and to prescribe the morning-after pill One of the problems that most...

Is it ethical to cryopreserve ovarian tissue from prepubertal girls who are to undergo cancer treatment?

When a cancer patient is treated with radio and/or chemotherapy, they can become infertile, both men and women. Consequently, ovarian tissue...

Criminals could alter their DNA to evade justice with new genetic editing kit

The kit could be bought by Internet for 150 Euros A revolutionary genetic editing technique designed to repair faulty DNA could be used by...

Transplant of cryopreserved ovarian tissue to leukemia surivivor women. A healthy child have already been born

First child healthy born from a leukemia cancer survivor More than 80 children have already been born worldwide after cryopreserved ovarian...

Functionally active artificial ovary produced in rats

Anti-cancer therapy or advanced age in women can lead to loss of ovarian function (see HERE new positive advances). Cancer therapy effects cause...

Figures of Euthanasia deaths rise by 67% in Nederlands. 7000 deaths in 2017

A recent study published in the British Medical Journal has presented findings for the last five years, where the number of people who have died...

Gene therapy gets a new boost.

Gene therapy real drug will now begin to translate beyond clinical trials Gene therapy has received a new boost this year with the approval of...

Number of sexually active teenagers falls in United States

The number of sexually active teenagers in the United States has fallen markedly in the last decade, a trend that has also been observed among...

Can one gene link two unrelated diseases?

Every genetic disease is traditionally associated with one gene bit now a study has been published suggesting that one gene links unrelated...

Can twin pregnancies be produced using IVF if only one embryo is transferred?

How is it possible?  Could it indicate that a diagnosis of the couple’s infertility must be required before starting an assisted procreation...

Bioethical approach of “Medicine babies” or saviour siblings as therapeutic remedy for his older brother or sister

“Saviour sibling”  will always be considered as a therapeutic remedy for his older brother or sister  Saviour siblings new term. Just when the...

Are killer robots stars of a new global arms race?

Countries spending billions on ‘third revolution in warfare’ and UN debates regulation of AI-powered weapons. The US is currently working on the...

Does post-abortion syndrome exist? New large study

A recurring medical issue is whether or not post-abortion syndrome exists. We previously examined this topic in depth in a large study, reaching...