People Really Need to Know When They're Being Experimented On
Medical historian Alice Dreger argues against a worrying trend of researchers conducting clinical trials without fully informing the participants.
Israel Passes Prisoner Force-Feeding Law to Widespread Condemnation
Israel has passed a law allowing the force-feeding of prisoners despite widespread criticism from human rights groups and the country's top medical organization.
Israeli Government Approves Bill Allowing Force-Feeding of Prisoners
The Israel Medical Association has said it will call on doctors to ignore the new law, but the government says it is necessary because hunger strikes are a threat to national security.
A Woman in Argentina Became Pregnant in a Coma After Being Raped
In this nightmarish situation, the woman's family is faced with an important question: What do you do about a pregnancy that's not only medically risky, but also the result of sexual question?