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Loneliness before, during and after coronavirius. Is it an epidemic in our hiper developed countries? Medical and ethical approach

Before addressing the continuos increase of loneliness in Britain and [...]

American official figures on fertility. The report shows that it has fallen to its lowest point in the last 40 years

Fertility rate dramatic drops year by year with a severe [...]

IVF people claims for their right to know. DNA tests allow to know faher identity despite the law protect anonymity of gamete donor.

Thanks to DNA tests and the internet but mainly to [...]

A new era in genomics research. Whole genome sequencing of a human chromosome is obtained for the first time

Researchers at the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), part [...]

The Poly-Parents revolution is coming. 3 or more parents’ babies are proposed as a common IVF practice

A recent article published in The New York Times (August [...]

30 years of HIV vaccine research gives more confidence in the search of COVID 19 vaccine

An article published in the American journal The Washington Post [...]

In pandemic era, palliative care is even more necessary but a wrong understanding of the term limits its access

Our Observatory is following the palliative care issue as an [...]

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Which areas have more disparities of quality of health care for ethnic reasons. Coronavirus, maternal health care and some diseases

Disparities in healthcare for reasons of ethnicity should be resolved. [...]

New York State web promote gestational surrogacy commercial contracts

The law will take effect next year with the financial [...]