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Isn't being a mother a 'good' thing?
30 October 2006 - by Professor Hazel Biggs
Motherhood and apple pie used to be regarded as virtually universally good things. How times have changed. Based on research presented at the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) conference in New Orleans last week, we saw a plethora of news reports about newly discovered dangers that older mothers might... [Read More]
Last Chances, Lost Opportunities and Legal Contortions
13 March 2006 - by Professor Hazel Biggs
Last week in the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) Natallie Evans lost her battle to be permitted to try for a pregnancy using embryos that she and her former partner, Howard Johnston, created before she was rendered infertile by cancer treatment. The case is emotive in its subject matter... [Read More]