Tag: children

Tag: children

Exploring Decision Making Considerations for Children with Gender Dysphoria
January 31, 2023 Medical Decisions and the Human Lifespan Ariel Sykes

Exploring Decision Making Considerations for Children with Gender Dysphoria By Neha Bhardwaj Table of Contents Introduction Factual Background Ethical Issues Section I: Autonomy Ethical Issues Section II: Decision Making Power of Other Stakeholders Ethical Issues Section III: Effectiveness of Procedures at Younger Ages Conclusion Introduction What if you had to live your life in a

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Autonomous Robots in Pediatric Surgery
December 14, 2020 Brave New World Apara Sharma

In “Good” Hands? The Ramifications of Using Autonomous Robots in Pediatric Surgery By Shefali Kamilla In the past decade, the development of artificial intelligence (AI) systems have been rapidly flooding the healthcare industry. These technological advancements are so prevalent in healthcare that robots have the potential to be involved in high-risk, life-threatening situations. Specifically surgical

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The Right to Procreate
May 1, 2020 Environment and Health Ariel Sykes

Limiting Legacies: Overpopulation and the Right to Procreate By Elizabeth Mastrangelo It is 2100. The world population is an astonishing 11 billion people, the maximum amount that the Earth can sustain, and yet, the population continues to grow. Food prices are rapidly rising, clean water is a rarity, and resources are diminishing. The air is

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