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Stories with subject: Medical ethics
  • Questions and answers about the war wound 'moral injury' 
    Updated: Aug-15-15 9:29 am

    A psychological wound known as moral injury is gaining attention in the aftermath of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, with veterans now being treated for these injuries to the soul - even as medical experts debate whether moral injury is a condition unto itself or a subset of post-traumatic stress disorder.

  • Israeli force-feeding law pits doctors against state story has photos
    Updated: Aug-14-15 12:07 pm

    RAMAT GAN, Israel - Hospitalized and shackled, Palestinian Mohammed Allan was 60 days into a hunger strike to protest his detention without charge in an Israeli jail when he slipped into unconsciousness Friday.