Bioethics

 

Viral Image of IVF Baby With 1,616 Hypodermic Needles Should Break Our Hearts
Washington, DC | 8/27/18

Everybody loves pictures of adorable babies wrapped in blankets, sleeping peacefully, right? But not this picture—it should break our hearts,

When Does Human Life Begin? Here’s Why Viability is the Wrong Answer
Washington, DC | 8/10/18

When we make the Equal Rights Argument, pro-choice people tend to respond with an alternative definition of personhood, usually an attribute

New British Organ Donation System Will Harvest People’s Organs Without Their Consent
London, England | 8/7/18

A new opt-out system for organ donation will be in place by 2020 in England, if Parliament approves "Max's Law". Under the plans detailed by

There are 1 Million Frozen Embryos in the United States. What Should Happen to All Those People?
Washington, DC | 7/31/18

Divorce is a brutal experience, especially for children. For many, it’s a traumatic experience from which they never fully recover. Today,

Much-Needed Pro-Life Law Protects Unborn Babies Created by In-Vitro Fertilization
Washington, DC | 7/27/18

On July 1, 2018, Arizona SB 1393i  went into effect. This one-page bill could have a seemingly profound impact within the pro-life legislative

New Law is First Ever to Protect Unborn Babies Stored in Fertility Clinics From Destruction When Couples Divorce
Phoenix, Arizona | 7/20/18

A new Arizona law recognizes the worth of unborn babies at their earliest stage of life by giving the custody of frozen embryos to a divorced

Britain Says Genetically Modifying Unborn Babies OK “If It’s in Their Best Interest”
London, England | 7/18/18

“Designer babies” may be a thing of the not too distant future in the United Kingdom after a prominent ethics group urged more research on

Woman Told IVF Was Only Way to Get Pregnant Conceives Naturally After She Stopped Treatments
Sydney, Australia | 7/17/18

The Australian website Kidspot has reported the story of a couple who were told that IVF was their only chance to have a baby, only to conceive

Woman Who Says She’s Addicted to Being Pregnant Gives Birth to Her Fifth Surrogate Baby
Dallas, Texas | 6/26/18

A five-time surrogate mother, Didi Perry went into the business to help people who could not become parents naturally.

Malta Betrays its Pro-Life Values By Approving Freezing of Human Embryos
Valleta, Malta | 6/20/18

Malta has passed new legislation allowing for embryo freezing and gamete donation.

A Simple New 3-Minute Test Could Cut Premature Births in Half and Save More Babies
Washington, DC | 6/11/18

Medical research teams across the world are working on new ways to help protect unborn babies from premature birth.

Father Seen in Public With 2-Year-Old Triples for First Time Since Trying to Pressure Surrogate to Abort One
Washington, DC | 6/5/18

A British tabloid recently captured photos of a Georgia man and his young triplets who are at the center of a massive legal battle about surrogacy

Is It Ever Okay to Treat Life in the Womb or a Test Tube as a Commodity?
Washington, DC | 5/30/18

Advances in technology are changing almost everything about our lives. But it must not change how we understand, and value, human life.