July 20, 2015

E.U. Body Urges Psyche Tests for Pilots after Germanwings Crash

(Fortune) – In the wake of the Germanwings disaster, all airline pilots should undergo psychological screening and allow details of medical visits to be shared in a proposed European database, according to new recommendations delivered to E.U. officials. A task … Read More

June 17, 2015

Down Syndrome Screening Isn’t about Public Health. It’s about Eliminating a Group of People.

(Washington Post) – In 2011, the newest feat in prenatal testing was introduced: the NIPT (Non Invasive Prenatal Test). This DNA test can, with reasonable accuracy, detect Down syndrome in early pregnancy from a single drop of blood taken from … Read More

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