bioethics http://kcur.org en NBAF Breaks Ground In Manhattan http://kcur.org/post/nbaf-breaks-ground-manhattan <p>There was a lot of hand-shaking and back-slapping at the recent groundbreaking for the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan, Kan. Soon, the first construction will begin on an independent utility plant for the top-security animal disease lab.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>It’s been 4 and a half &nbsp;years since the Department of Homeland Security awarded the project to Kansas, and it's been a rocky road to this point.</p> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 16:47:13 +0000 Laura Ziegler 37771 at http://kcur.org NBAF Breaks Ground In Manhattan Tackling A Taboo Subject http://kcur.org/post/tackling-taboo-subject <p>Does <strong>death</strong> always have to be a <strong>taboo subject</strong>?</p><p> Tue, 09 Apr 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 34795 at http://kcur.org Tackling A Taboo Subject Is It Bioethical? Testing Kids For Adult-Onset Conditions http://kcur.org/post/it-bioethical-testing-kids-adult-onset-conditions <p>Should a child be able to grow up unhindered by the knowledge that later in life he or she <strong>will suffer from a serious illness</strong>? Thu, 04 Apr 2013 16:00:35 +0000 Steve Kraske & Danie Alexander 34567 at http://kcur.org Is It Bioethical? Testing Kids For Adult-Onset Conditions Your Medical Mind: How to Decide What Is Right For You http://kcur.org/post/your-medical-mind-how-decide-what-right-you <p>Making the right medical choices is harder than ever. We are overwhelmed by information from all sides: doctors&#39; recommendations, dissenting expert opinions, statistics, the advice of friends, and a never-ending stream of drug company ads.</p><p> Mon, 11 Jun 2012 03:35:57 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Steve Kraske 19147 at http://kcur.org Your Medical Mind: How to Decide What Is Right For You