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07/15/2019 - 11:04pm
Les 9 causes biologiques du vieillissement en vidéo
07/15/2019 - 11:04pm
Beyond Humanism highlights the philosophical implications of emerging technologies. And any one who is deeply concerned about improving the human conditions needs to pay attention to discourses on critical transhumanism and post humanism. The consequences of emerging technologies on the lives and prospects of Africans cannot be overemphasized because these technologies have the potential of radically transforming the life worlds.
07/15/2019 - 12:53pm

For many reasons, parents and teachers may fail to intervene when they spot LGBTQ teens in trouble. Can Google help?

07/15/2019 - 12:53pm

by Craig Klugman, Ph.D.

Steven Stryker was 75 years old when he died on May 13 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Tampa. His death was not avoided when health care providers did not perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Stryker had a DNR order even though he, his daughter, and his health care surrogate did not want it. Stryker had some capacity and some deficits, and a court-appointed a professional guardian to control his affairs. That guardian allegedly has a policy of always putting DNR orders on her wards, and thus, Stryker died.…

07/15/2019 - 12:51pm

Dozens of databases of people’s faces are being compiled without their knowledge by companies and researchers, with many of the images then being shared around the world, in what has become a vast ecosystem fueling the spread of facial recognition technology

07/15/2019 - 12:49pm

Findings from a new paper by our Mario Macis and colleagues. "This group is essentially saying, 'I don't like giving compensation to kidney donors, but if you tell me it can save a lot of lives, then I'm for it,'" says Macis

07/15/2019 - 12:44pm

Our Travis Rieder writes, "I know from personal experience: We cannot expect people who use drugs to get better on their own or overnight. It is vital that we meet them where they are."

07/15/2019 - 3:30am

The family of Pasquale Lanzetta has sued Montefiore Medical Center for not honoring his advance directive.

07/15/2019 - 3:30am

The family of Pasquale Lanzetta has sued Montefiore Medical Center for not honoring his advance directive.

The family alleges that but for the administration of unwanted treatment, Lanzetta would have died on April 17, 2017. Instead, he did not die un...

07/14/2019 - 3:30am

After years of failed attempts, Missouri has finally enacted Simon's Law.

The center of the new law provides that "no health care facility, nursing home, physician, nurse, or medical staff shall institute a do-not-resuscitate order or similar physician's order, either orally or in writing, without the written or oral consent of at least one parent or legal guardian of the patient or resident under eighteen years of age."...