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 [...]

Mental Health Awareness Month. Last figures of suicide in the United States

Suicide continues to be a devastating public health problem in [...]

The confusing terminology created by language engineering “medically assisted dying” (MAD) when referring to euthanasia and assisted suicide

Along with the objective, medical and ethical problems posed by [...]

“Death by donation” bioethical approach

The December 2019 issue of Bioethics News includes a report [...]

The origin of suicidal trend could be in brain’s two specific areas

Around 1 million people die by suicide annually. Globally, suicide [...]

Suicide continues to be a devastating public health problem. After decades of prevention programs, it is still far from being controlled

Suicide is a devastating public health problem. However, current figures [...]

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WHO: one person dies every 40 seconds from suicide. Leading age group of 15 to 29 years!

"Suicide has become the second leading cause of death in [...]

By |2019-11-22T11:56:37+01:00November 22nd, 2019|Bioethics, BIOETHICS NEWS, NEWS, Suicide|0 Comments

A review of recent increasing data on worldwide suicide. Dramatic rise among adolescents

A report published by the World Health Organization - WHO [...]

Existential suffering and assisted suicide. Increasing individuals with worthy lives opt to end their lives. Why?

"Health care professionals and volunteers from a “right-to-die organization” can [...]