Making Drones Accountable, Ebola, Liberia, and Development Aid, and Much More: Read All about it in “Ethics & International Affairs” Spring Issue

Making Drones Accountable, Ebola, Liberia, and Development Aid, and Much More: Read All about it in
(PRWEB) March 12, 2015 Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is pleased to announce the publication of the winter issue of its journal, “Ethics and International Affairs.” It includes an essay by Shefa Siegel on Liberia, Ebola, and the “Cult of Bankable Projects”; a symposium on imagining a “Drone Accountability Regime,” featuring a ...

Problem Gambling – A Public Health Issue; March Is Problem Gambling Awareness Month

Sanford, FL (PRWEB) March 04, 2015 Problem Gambling Awareness Month (PGAM) is here, and now is the time to join individuals and organizations across the nation in this grassroots public awareness campaign of educating the general public, health care professionals, policymakers, and others about problem gambling as a public health concern. The Florida Council on ...

MEDICC Review Special Issue on Chronic Kidney Disease Now Available in Spanish

MEDICC Review Special Issue on Chronic Kidney Disease Now Available in Spanish
Oakland, CA (PRWEB) March 12, 2015 MEDICC Review has launched the Spanish edition of its special issue, Chronic Kidney Disease Hits Agricultural Communities, on this year’s World Kidney Day (MEDICC Review Abril 2014: Enfermedad renal crónica azota comunidades agrícolas). The first peer-reviewed journal to devote an entire issue to chronic kidney disease of uncertain causes ...

European Scientists and Scholars Issue Communique Demanding Freedom of Speech on Climate Science and on Global Warming Policies say Friends of Science

European Scientists and Scholars Issue Communique Demanding Freedom of Speech on Climate Science and on Global Warming Policies say Friends of Science
Calgary, Alberta, Canada (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Friends of Science are reporting that in Europe, the authors of “Climate: 15 Truths/Climat:15 vérités qui dérangent” issued a communiqué on Jan. 12, 2015, the English Version posted here as reported January 16, 2015 in the Dagelijkse Standaard of the Netherlands regarding their concerns over future candidates for ...

Power Morcellator Cancer Risk Prompts Canadian Regulators to Issue Second Public Warning, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports

Power Morcellator Cancer Risk Prompts Canadian Regulators to Issue Second Public Warning, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports
New York, New York (PRWEB) December 16, 2014 For the second time since May, Canadian regulators are warning the public about the potential for power morcellators (http://www.morcellatorlawsuit2015.com) to disseminate uterine cancer cells when used in minimally-invasive hysterectomies and fibroid removal procedures, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to an alert issued by Health Canada on December ...

Visionary Leaders Across Sectors Issue a Renewed Vision for Protecting Children’s Environmental Health

Visionary Leaders Across Sectors Issue a Renewed Vision for Protecting Children's Environmental Health
(PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Last week, a historic meeting was convened by the Children’s Environmental Health Network at Wingspread, headquarters of the Johnson Foundation in Racine, Wisconsin. Visionary leaders representing perspectives from science, non-profit advocacy, environmental justice, child health, urban planning, academia, public health, business, economics, public policy, law, and agriculture gathered in urgent recognition ...