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 [...]

Current barriers to implement the necessary end-of-life care

The end of life care is a bioethical issue of [...]

“Sedation until death” in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis for harvesting organs for donation in patients. Bioethical assessment

 News recently published has reported the existence of a protocol [...]

Euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide. British Medical Association poll

"Palliative care professionals 7% in favor and 70% against" We [...]

Review of near-death experiences after clinical death by a neuroscientist

Near-death experiences are triggered during singular life-threatening episodes when the body is injured by a heart attack, shock, or blunt trauma such as an explosion or a fall. These events share broad commonalities: becoming pain-free, seeing a bright light at the end of a tunnel, or detaching from one's body and floating above it and even flying off into space. Why the mind should experience the struggle to sustain its operations in the face of a loss of blood flow and oxygen as positive and blissful rather than as panic-inducing remains a mystery.

English sperm donor wins legal battle after clinic used his sperm against his wish nine times

We have published several articles about fertility clinics' procedures (read [...]

Disparities in preterm prescriptions medication and treatments is an urgent issue to be resolved

Neonatal medicine faces a great challenge because of an important [...]

The slippery slope of euthanasia after legalization. Netherlands example

The slippery slope in countries where is legalized has been [...]