Should the concept of brain death be reviewed in the United States? A relevant bioethical issue

“The discussion of brain death should arguably focus on the [...]

Pope Francis affirms that health workers’ conscientious objection to participating in abortion is non-negotiable

“You know that I am very clear about this: it [...]

The collapse of the health system in Alaska due, in some measure, to an irresponsible management of the crisis

An article published in The New York Times (October 6, [...]

THE PRINCIPLE OF AUTONOMY AND THE RIGHT NOT TO KNOW: CASES THAT MAY REQUIRE GREATER CONSIDERATION

In medical ethics, could the patient's right to don't know [...]

Redefining hormone therapy for gender transition. Current gender dysphoria treatments questioned

Sweden’s Karolinska Hospital has issued new guidelines for the treatment [...]

Recent stealth steps to pass assisted suicide in Germany

Assisted suicide in Germany, the federation of doctors change their [...]

Boys born with an extremely low birth weight (ELBW) age faster than their female peers

Boys born with low birth weight (ELBW) age faster than [...]

US federal court upholds Ohio’s Down syndrome abortion law

Our Observatory has published several articles about persons with Down [...]

Organ transplant discrimination against disabled persons

Another subtle way of discrimination added to discrimination before birth? [...]

Catholic Medical Association – the CMA and COVID 19 vaccination

The Catholic Medical Association — the CMA — is the [...]