Bioethics Observatory UCV gives a lecture at the European Parliament in Brussels

By : Bioethics Observatory – Institute of Life Sciences UCV     The Catholic University of Valencia’s Bioethics Observatory has given a lecture at the European Parliament in Brussels as part of the annual Week for Life which One of Us participates since the launch of the European Citizens’ Initiative. The lecture was given by Dr Enrique Burguete, anthropologist and delegate…

On April 15, Madrid, heart of life

On April 15, Madrid, heart of life The platform of, Sí a la vida, is calling the civil society to a large march to celebrate the International Day of Life, since 2011 is commemorated every March 25. This year, as it occur simultaneously with Holy Week, the central event will take place on Sunday, April…

PSYCHOPATHOLOGICAL CONSEQUENCES OF ABORTION

  Induced abortion is one of the most current problems in social and healthcare sector, it is known as well as deliberate, elective or voluntary abortion. It is a complex issue that adds to its strictly medical side, some other of legal nature, moral, sociological, religious and demographic issues. Despite the facts that only a…

8TH WEEK FOR LIFE IN THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

Every year the European Parliament celebrates the day of the Week for Life in which One of Us participates since the beginning of the European Citizens’ Initiative. Week For Life session 2018 will be held on March 20th . Member organizations of One of Us will meet at this event to celebrate the Ordinary General Assembly of…

ALGORITHM TO PREDICT DEATH IS APPROVED IN THE UNITED STATES

In the United States, the FDA has approved “the very first algorithm to monitor vital signs in patients in order to predict potentially fatal events a few hours before they occur”. Developed by the ExcelMedical Company, this form of “artificial intelligence” detects “subtle changes in vital signs and issues warnings up to six hours before a potentially fatal event occurs”. The…