The magazine’s Ethicist columnist on whether it’s appropriate to offer an unsolicited medical diagnosis.
The decision means I.V.F. patients who want to transfer frozen embryos to another state may not be able to do so.
Even under the most optimistic scenario, an immediate cease-fire, an additional 6,500 Gazans could perish, scientists estimated.
In the race to identify the hormones used to control bodily functions, he battled with his former partner. They later shared the glory.
The A.G., Letitia James, called on the F.D.A. to redouble efforts to alert doctors about potential side effects of Singulair and to consider discouraging use of the drug for children.
Fertility clinics are routinely sued by patients for errors that destroy embryos, as happened in Alabama. An effort to define them legally as “unborn children” has raised the stakes.