Fifty animals held in “reserve” by the US government will be sent to sanctuaries

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Spending bill would also require religious experts to review recommendations for reproductive technique

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Physician incentives are needed to improve end of life care in the U.S., health experts said Friday at an Institute of Medicine (IOM) forum

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One-Way to Mars

February 12, 2015

Dutch non-profit, Mars One is looking for volunteers to take a one-way trip to colonize Mars launching in 2024. Learn more about ‘why!?’ from three of the more than 200,000 who applied

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So has dying in America gotten any less painful? Despite efforts to build hospice and palliative care programs across the country, the answer seems to be a resounding no

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Our Jeffrey Kahn and NIH Director Francis Collins discuss implementing the Institute of Medicine report recommendations for NIH research with chimpanzees

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To Boldly Go?

April 3, 2014

Expert IOM committee, chaired by our Jeffrey Kahn, issues ethics guidelines for health standards on NASA’s next generation of risky missions

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The National Institutes of Health recently decided to drastically reduce the number of chimpanzees used in NIH-funded biomedical research. “Sound Medicine” speaks with three experts in to discuss the ramifications, including our Jeffrey Kahn

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