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An Algorithm May Soon Help People Make Babies

An Algorithm May Soon Help People Make Babies

Published 25/01/2021

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Companies are developing embryo selection algorithms aimed at boosting the success of IVF

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U.S. to escalate tracking of COVID variants as confirmed cases top 25 million

U.S. to escalate tracking of COVID variants as confirmed cases top 25 million

Published 25/01/2021

FILE PHOTO: Dr. Rochelle Walensky, U.S. President-elect Joe Biden's appointee to run the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), listens as Biden announces [more…]

UK reviewing pandemic welfare support, minister says

UK reviewing pandemic welfare support, minister says

Published 25/01/2021

FILE PHOTO: People walk along Oxford Street as shops remain closed under Tier 4 restrictions, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in London, Britain, December [more…]

The Scandal-Plagued Company behind Stranded Surrogacy Babies is Also Promoting a Controversial IVF Technique

The Scandal-Plagued Company behind Stranded Surrogacy Babies is Also Promoting a Controversial IVF Technique

Published 20/01/2021

By Katie Hasson

A shocking video of dozens of surrogate-born babies stranded in Ukraine by pandemic-related travel restrictions has recently received worldwide media attention . The babies were all born through surrogacy arrangements orchestrated by a single fertility company in Kyiv called BioTexCom.
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Children: Desire and Reality

Children: Desire and Reality

Published 25/11/2020

On November 19, the leading German channel 3Sat broadcasted the show "Scobel - Children: Desire and Reality." [more…]

Baby in someone else’s abdomen

Baby in someone else’s abdomen

Published 19/09/2019

The FDP (Free Democratic Party of Germany) and many experts demand a relaxation of the surrogacy ban. Meanwhile, many couples seek help abroad - which causes legal problems. [more…]

Ukraine – a trap for infertile foreigners wishing to have a baby

Ukraine – a trap for infertile foreigners wishing to have a baby

Published 30/07/2019

- We arrived in Ukraine with the hope of finally becoming parents, but were left without money, and without a child. This is just a [more…]

Analysis – Surrogate motherhood in Ukraine: The rise or decline of a lucrative international market?

Analysis – Surrogate motherhood in Ukraine: The rise or decline of a lucrative international market?

Published 22/02/2019

Veronika Siegl (University of Bern)

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International surrogacy in Ukraine has become a booming industry for German couples for years. This article describes this development [more…]

Top 3 Affordable Fertility Clinics with High Success Rate

Top 3 Affordable Fertility Clinics with High Success Rate

Published 28/12/2018

I would like to make it quite clear that this review is not for you unless you have extra $250,000 -$300,000. Then perhaps you better [more…]

Surrogacy: Child Trafficking or Patronage?

Surrogacy: Child Trafficking or Patronage?

Published 24/11/2017

The list of countries where surrogacy is legal is expanding every year. In 2015, main destinations for commercial surrogacy, such as India, Nepal, Thailand and Mexico, banned this practice for foreigners. However, global demand for surrogacy is not decreasing.  [more…]