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US Senate Votes against Testing of Pesticide on Humans
..., rejecting only experiments deemed scientifically unsound
or ‘fundamentally unethical’ by EPA staff. “The moral and ethical issues surrounding these pesticide experiments are overwhelming,” California Democratic Senator Barbara Boxer, who introduced the amendment, said after the vote. The Pesticide indust...
Foetuses Cant Feel Pain Says A Leading Psychologist
... intervene to prevent such pain are scientifically unsound
and may expose women to inappropriate interventions, risks and distress. Dr Derbyshire described human pain as similar to an alarm system, with nerve endings in the skin activated by harmful stimuli like the triggers that set of alarms. He explained ...
Ever-Controversial Mental Health Act To Be Decided Upon
...ue to incidents of murders carried out by mentally unsound
persons, as they roamed around society, at free will. There were calls to the amendment of the 1983 Mental Health Act, which held that a person must be ‘treatable’ in order to be detained against his own will. In 1998, it was announced by the gover...
Virginia Tech. Shooter -Human Rights or Innocent Lives
...rm. The odds for forcible detention of mentally unsound
persons, could not be any stronger than this point of time. At the same time, psychiatrics ponder-where and when does one draw the fine line? The fact that Cho was a ‘disturbed’ student was not unknown. He was a loner, had started a fire in a dormi...
Evidence Underlying Repeated Courses of Steroids for Preterm Birth may Be Unsound
...others at risk of preterm delivery may be based on unsound
evidence . Babies born before 32 weeks of pregnancy often have neonatal lung disease, a major cause of illness and death. Several previous analyses concluded that steroids were most effective when given within a week of delivery, which led to re...