05/16/2014 Artistic Inquiry: Informed Consent on Stage
#Bioethics News: The latest in the @nytimes - #Polio cases are surging in #Pakistan and #Afghanistan due to false rumors that children were fainting or dying, leading parents to turn away vaccinators, threatening the campaign to eradicate the disease https://t.co/vPcTfENM4T
@philoso_panda @ranilillanjum Embryo and death related issues: prenatal testing, CRISPR, genetherapy, brain death, etc. The beginning and the end. Everything between depends upon both ends. #bioethics
Is the world on track to end extreme poverty by 2030?
Number of people in extreme poverty expected to continue to decline, but the world is not on track to end it by 2030
World Bank expects almost 500 million in extreme poverty.
Our latest post:
What people die from, what they Google, and what the media covers.
Our latest post: https://t.co/NlHbxzzXqO
Does democracy lead to better health?
There is a cross-country correlation between democracy (elections, freedom of expression etc) & health
In our latest post we take a look at these correlations & whether there is good evidence to suggest causality: https://t.co/bj5nFVqgTV