Upward suicide trend in the coronavirus pandemic. What is the age group that could be more affected?

"One in 4 young adults have struggled with suicidal thoughts [...]

Experiments with ex vivo brain cells grown in lab for more than a year, mirror changes in a newborn’s brain

Brain organoids finding, a step to treat hereditary diseases The [...]

Our review of perilous “slippery slope” of euthanasia topic by topic

"The legalization of euthanasia and assisted suicide could be the [...]

Marijuana legalization current and future outcomes. One step more to the uncontrollable abuse drug crisis

Youth marijuana uncontrollable crisis  As we know, the increase in [...]

Ageism. “Older people found themselves cruelly abandoned”

The term ageism was coined in the English language in 1969, and [...]

Experiments with ex vivo brain cells grown in lab for more than a year, mirror changes in a newborn’s brain

Brain organoids finding, a step to treat hereditary diseases The [...]

New medical and ethical dilemmas with hormone-blocking treatments and gender transition

"Can the request of someone who wants to block their [...]

HIV reservoirs are discovered after antiretroviral therapy. They could be the cause of long term effects in patients

Our Observatory has published several articles on the HIV epidemic [...]

U.S. physicians have one of the highest rates of suicide of any profession

For the third annual observance of National Physician Suicide Awareness [...]

Down people discrimination before birth in the UK

Down people discrimination, a sad feature of our developed societies. [...]