The recent measles outbreak in Washington should prompt us to reexamine how we balance public health and individual religious conviction.
This article examines the ethical implications of measuring the purity of the ingredients drugs so recreational users can be informed about the substances.
What should our outlook be on "medically induced" happiness? Is it the same as "natural" happiness?
Pinterest quietly removed anti-vaccination content from the site, making both 'anti-vax' and 'vaccine' unsearchable. Was this the right thing to do?
Gene editing is controversial for many reasons, but it's especially thorny when it comes to issues such as selective abortion, disease, and disability.
We've been taught from a young age to wash our hands frequently and use powerful disinfectants to clean our homes. But how clean is too clean?
In November, Utah voters made medical marijuana legal with a ballot measure. However, legislation is already underway to restrict it.
The gender binary has long held sway over medical intervention for many kinds of treatments, especially for those who identify outside that binary.
Women deserve better care and experiences when it comes to giving birth, but the Free Birth Society may not be the answer.
China's decision to permit the sale of rhino horns and tiger bones is controversial - but it's more than an ecological crisis. It's also about traditional medicine and preserving a culture.