RIGHT TO HEALTH CARE

The morning after pill is a form of emergency contraception used after intercourse rather than before. It can be taken within five days of intercourse and prevents fertilization of the woman’s egg or implantation of an already fertilized egg. In the latter case its action to abortifacient. In May of 2013 a Judge ruled that the morning after pill, key ingredient levonorgestrel, be made available without a prescription to females of any age, including children and teenagers.  Some people believe that the judge’s ruling raises ethical issues.  Do you agree? Discuss your answer with reference to the criteria presented in this chapter: consequences, obligations, and moral ideals.

  1. .- The science of genetic testing is fast reaching the point where it be determined whether people carry genes for crippling, often fatal, diseases.Before long, employers may be able to know in advance whether job candidates are likely to need time off forillness; they can reject such candidates in advance. Further, health insurance companies may deny policies to such individuals. They may even refuse to reimburse parents for the delivery of a child known to be disabled before birth. Evaluate the action in this case and apply what you’ve learned in this chapter and explaining your reasoning carefully.PLEASEThe main issue here is your lack of sources to backup your information.

 

Assignment 2

Below are 6 health related ethical topics that have received a fair amount of attention over the past few years. Each topic is connected to a website link that will provide you with arguments to both sides of the issue. You have been assigned to one of these issues and will be expected to write a paper defending the position you’ve been assigned. You will also be assigned to a group who has been assigned to the same topic.  Together, your group will be expected to present and defend the position you’ve been assigned. PLEASEThe main issue here is your lack of sources to backup your information.My topic is (Pro) not (con)Right to Health Care, and I need 2-3 pages

 

Maybe Required text:

  1. Ruggiero, V.R., Thinking Critically about Ethical Issues 9th (2015), McGraw Hill PublishersISBN 978-0-07-811905-7.
  2. Picoulet, J., My Sister’s Keeper (2004) Atria Books: New York. ISBN 9781416549178. ISBN 141654917X.