More problems associated with current gender transition therapy -hormone therapy

A recent study published in the American Heart Association’s Journal [...]

Current treatment of transgender youth includes the suppression of puberty that has direct consequences on the development of the minor.

A relevant ethical, moral and legal medical unresolved issue is [...]

Rebuild trust between doctors-patients and healthcare institutions is claimed

An article publised in JAMA (January 24, 2019) treats a medical [...]

Ethical questions of artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare. Will increasing use of AI lead to a loss of human contact in care?

AI in healthcare is developing rapidly in western countries. A [...]

Savulescu and Schuklenk propose to restrict the conscientious objection of healthcare practitioners

Professionals must always perform any treatment that a patient may [...]

JME publication. Importance of philosophy in the context of medical ethics. “The most profound questions that health professionals face are not scientific or technical, but ethical”

Last July, an article was published in the Journal of [...]

Charter of rights of the incurable children. Are some children’s life not worth living?

The new scenario deserves particular care and treatments that make [...]

Is the right of conscientious objection protected in Europe when it comes to abortion?

Although abortion has been legal in most European countries for [...]

Open debate in the UK. Bioethicists and parents argue for a change in childcare law in the UK

 "Best interest" or "independent significant harm test" A paper in the [...]

Involuntary euthanasia in Holland. More than 400 citizens have been euthanized without request

Medical and Legal Dictionaries: Involuntary euthanasia Termination of life without [...]