Stem Cells
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August 20, 2014, Comments Off

By Gene Tarne Researchers using ethically uncontroversial induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) have achieved what appears to be a major breakthrough in understanding the origin and development of Down syndrome, …

End of Life Issues
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August 18, 2014, Comments Off

By Genevieve Plaster Last week, an assisted suicide organization in Switzerland named Exit made the news with a report of an anomalous growth in membership. According to its vice president, …

BABY7
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August 13, 2014, Comments Off

By Genevieve Plaster Last week, Thailand officials announced a reform of its surrogacy legislation by way of a newly drafted bill that would ban commercial surrogacy. This move to tighten …

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August 4, 2014, Comments Off

By Genevieve Plaster Last month, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), responsible for enforcing federal laws related to workplace discrimination, issued new enforcement guidance on pregnancy discrimination. The Commission issued …

Ultrasound
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July 31, 2014, Comments Off

By Nora Sullivan The month of July marked a step forward for people with Down syndrome  as Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett signed into law the Down Syndrome Prenatal Education Act, …

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July 18, 2014, Comments Off

By Nicole Saunders Last week, amidst the media flurry following the Supreme Court’s landmark decision in the Hobby Lobby case, another legal fight began to brew. As with the Hobby …

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Stem Cells

Ethical Stem Cells Provide Model for Progress in Down Syndrome Research

August 20, 2014, Comments Off

By Gene Tarne Researchers using ethically uncontroversial induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) have achieved what appears to be a major breakthrough ...

End of Life Issues

Assisted Suicide in International Spotlight: Swiss Society Numbers Up, Australia Suspends Physician

August 18, 2014, Comments Off

By Genevieve Plaster Last week, an assisted suicide organization in Switzerland named Exit made the news with a report of an anomalous growth in membe ...

BABY7

Thailand Moves to Reform Law following Surrogacy Cases Gone Awry

August 13, 2014, Comments Off

By Genevieve Plaster Last week, Thailand officials announced a reform of its surrogacy legislation by way of a newly drafted bill that would ban comme ...