Last article of section "Bioethics"
Aging and Disability was the topic of the 20th General Assembly of the Pontifical Academy for Life held last week in Rome. With the advance of medical technology, there is a longer life expectancy worldwide. Along with increased lifespan, there will also be greater number of elderly with some sort of disability....read more
Articles from section "Bioethics"
Here is an address given today by Father Tomasz Trafny, director of the Science and Faith department of the Pontifical Council for Culture. The council announced collaboration with a U.S. …read more
Here is a question on bioethics asked by a ZENIT reader and answered by the fellows of the Culture of Life Foundation. Q: From the perspective of a concerned family member, it seems that the …read more
You might recall that last summer a federal judge put a temporary hold on all government funding for human embryonic stem cell research (hESC) in the United States. In August 2010, Judge Royce …read more
Legislation on the end of life has been passed by Spain's Council of Ministers and is expected in Parliament next month, but ethicists are cautioning about a number of defects in the bill. A …read more
The text should include your initials, your city and your state, province or country. The fellows at the Culture of Life Foundation will answer a select number of the questions that arrive.]read more