Public Policy

08/08/05 U.S. to order millions of bird flu vaccine doses
Government says mass distribution of drug could start by mid-September
09/09/05 Bioethics Council Head to Step Down
Leon R. Kass, the University of Chicago medical ethicist who four years ago today was named by President Bush to head the newly created President�s Council on Bioethics, will step down as chairman Oct. 1, the White House announced late Wednesday
09/10/05 Rate of Premature Birth Hits New High in U.S.
Potential causes of premature births: high rates of induced births, C-sections, and the use of fertility drugs...
09/22/05 Experts see legal abortion without Roe
Discussion about the future of abortion rights
09/28/05 FDA warns of risk from mixed-up prescriptions
Doctors, pharmacists cautioned about three medicines with similar names
11/22/05 CDC Seeks to update quarantine rules
FDA Warning For Impotence Drugs
FDA requires warnings for NAION or non-arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy.
Infertile couples to get just 'one shot' at IVF treatment
Judaism and Stem Cells Research
Public Policy and Stem Cell Research Deference to Religious Views, by J. David Bleich in Park Ridge Center Bulletin
X-Raying Airline Passengers
Medical Ethical issue in proposal to x-ray passengers
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