Tag: bioethics

Tag: bioethics

The Responsibility of a Nuclear Age
June 23, 2020 Brave New World Apara Sharma

The Effects of the Mushroom: The Responsibility of a Nuclear Age By Sophia Paris On August 6th, 1945, the United States changed the world forever– an atomic bomb was dropped on the city of Hiroshima. In this paper, an ethical discussion surrounding the implications of nuclear warfare will be addressed. Themes of responsibility and accountability

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The Ethical Implications of Neural Implants
June 22, 2020 Brave New World Apara Sharma

Thinking Out Loud: The Ethical Implications of Neural Implants By Adaora Dadson This paper focuses on neural implants and how they could affect us as we encounter more advanced technology and medical procedures in a brave new world. Neural implants create electrical stimulation for the brain to counteract certain neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s and epilepsy.

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Defining and Eliminating Pain
June 18, 2020 Brave New World Apara Sharma

On a Scale from 1 to 10: The Ethical Implications of Defining and Eliminating Pain By Eliza Lox How do you define pain? Who decides how a patient’s pain is treated? Is it ethical for us to eliminate pain at all? How does the opioid crisis play a role in answering all of these questions?

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