Bioethics

 

Couple Spends $100,000 on Seven Rounds of IVF to Guarantee a Girl Baby
Houston, TX | 7/9/15

In Texas, a couple spent $100,000 on seven rounds of IVF to ensure that they would conceive a daughter after having two sons. The pair, Rose

Adult Stem Cells From Umbilical Cord Blood and Bone Marrow are Saving People’s Lives
Washington, DC | 6/29/15

A House panel responsible for advancing and monitoring the nation’s health care and research laws Thursday examined new bipartisan legislation

Gordie Howe Was Treated With Cells From an Aborted Baby, Not “Adult” Stem Cells
Washington, DC | 6/22/15

Hockey legend Gordie Howe was in the headlines this year for his remarkable recovery from a stroke after a stem cell treatment in Tijuana, Mexico.

Judge Rules Girlfriend Can Keep Her Frozen Embryos, Ex-Boyfriend Wanted to Destroy Her Children
Chicago, IL | 6/15/15

In Chicago, a judge has sided against a man who wanted frozen embryos he created with his former girlfriend destroyed. The embryos are in the

Terminally Ill Man Set to Undergo World’s First Head Transplant Meets the Doctor Who’s Doing It
Washington, DC | 6/10/15

In Russia, 30-year-old Valery Spiridonov will be flying to the United States to meet the doctor who plans to perform the world’s first head

15% of Americans Now Think It’s Morally Okay to Clone Human Beings, Highest Support in 15 Years
Washington, DC | 6/1/15

A new Gallup poll out today presents real pro-life concerns on the issue of human cloning as 15 percent of Americans now say it's morally okay

Protect Patients From Having Their Organs Harvested Without Their Consent
Washington, DC | 5/25/15

More than 100,000 people are on the organ waiting list hoping and praying for a transplant before their time runs out.

Mother Files Lawsuit Seeking Right to Give Birth to Her Dead Daughter’s Baby
London, England | 5/8/15

In a strange case out of England that puts the spotlight on problems associated with the fertility industry, a British mother has filed a lawsuit

Scientist Says We Should Experiment of Unborn Babies and Edit Their DNA to Eradicate Diseases
Washington, DC | 5/6/15

In the UK Daily Mail Christopher Gyngell, a research fellow in neuroethics at Oxford University, argues that we are morally obligated to use

Sofia Vegara Defends Killing Her Frozen Unborn Children: “Life Or Not Life, There’s a Contract”
Washington, DC | 5/6/15

As LifeNews previously reported, Nick Loeb has filed a lawsuit against Modern Family actress, Sofia Vergara, in an attempt to stop her from destroying

Sofia Vergara’s Ex-Fiancé: Our Frozen Embryos “Have a Right to Live,” Opposes “Killing Them”
Washington, DC | 4/30/15

Sofia Vergara’s former fiance' Nick Loeb is continuing his battle to protect his children -- even though they are in the embryonic stage of

Mad Scientists in China Attempt to Create Genetically-Modified Babies, It Didn’t Go Well
Beijing, China | 4/24/15

For nearly a decade, I have been trying to warn pro-lifers about the advent of genetically-modified, designer babies. Society's total blind acceptance

Sofia Vergara’s Ex-Fiancé Sues to Stop Destruction of Frozen Embryos They Created
Washington, DC | 4/16/15

Nick Loeb has filed a lawsuit against Modern Family actress, Sofia Vergara, in an attempt to stop her from destroying a pair of frozen embryos