February 14, 2018

A Surge in Infants Born in the U.S. with Withdrawal Symptoms from Their Mothers’ Opioid Use Has Outpaced Science on How Best to Treat Them

(Associated Press) – Once the umbilical cord is cut, babies born to opioid users are at risk for developing withdrawal symptoms. By some estimates, one infant is born with the condition in the U.S. every 25 minutes. The numbers have tripled … Read More

February 14, 2018

A New Edition of Journal of Medical Ethics Is Now Available

Journal of Medical Ethics (vol. 43, no. 12, 2017) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Everything in Moderation, Even Hype: Learning from Vaccine Controversies to Strike a Balance with CRISPR” by Shawna Benston “Undue Inducement: A Case Study in … Read More

February 14, 2018

A New Edition of Hastings Center Report Is Now Available

Hastings Center Report (vol. 47, Supplement S3, 2017) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “The Future of Reproductive Autonomy” by Josephine Johnston and Rachel L. Zacharias “Reproductive Rights without Resources or Recourse” by Kimberly Mutcherson “How the Criminalization of … Read More

February 14, 2018

A New Edition of Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics Is Now Available

Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics (vol. 38, no. 6, 2017) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “What Does the Character of Medicine as a Social Practice Imply for Professional Conscientious Objection?” by Thomas S. Huddle “Gender by Dasein? A Heideggerian Critique … Read More

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