The Myth of Mental Illness and Gun Violence
As the number of mass shootings continue to climb all over the country, the link between mental illness and gun violence has become a popular talking point among policy officials.
Desperate Families Pursue 'N-of-1' Trials for Ultra-Rare Diseases
While ASO technology is amenable to personalized therapeutics, it's an option only for families who can raise hundreds of thousands of dollars. Steve Joffe, MD, MPH, chief of medical ethics at the...
After Trump Blames Mental Illness for Mass Shootings, Health Agencies Ordered to Hold All Posts on Issue
“To say that scientists and experts who know the data and facts best are not allowed to speak — that’s very concerning,” said Dominic Sisti, a University of Pennsylvania professor who studies ethics in mental health and psychiatry.