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The morning-after pill sold for less than £5 by a UK website

Josephine Quintavalle: “These are really serious drugs – it worries me that even regardless of the moral issues, selling at these prices and without proper consultation is misleading women into thinking this is routine contraception, and something that can be treated casually”. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/09/14/rows-women-advised-stock-499-morning-after-pill/ Bruno Mozzanega, gynecologist and professor at the University of Padova, Italy, has […] Read more

La nuova bussola quotidiana: Convegno a Milano sul mercato della maternita’

Di Ettore Gotti Tedeschi Giovedi 28 settembre dalle 15 alle 19 alla Biblioteca Ambrosiana a Milano si terrà un convegno internazionale organizzato da CORE (Comment on Reproductive Ethics) che è una delle   maggiori organizzazioni pro-life inglesi (fondata da Josephine Quintavalle). Il titolo è “Il triste mercato della maternità moderna”. Parteciperanno, oltre agli organizzatori, monsignor […] Read more

INTERVISTA SUL CONVEGNO “IL TRISTE MERCATO DELLA MATERNITA’ MODERNA”, Milano 28 Settembre 2017

Manca poco al convegno “Il triste mercato della maternita’ moderna”, che si terra’ a Milano alla Biblioteca Ambrosiana giovedi’ 28 Settembre alle ore 15*. Per l’occasione l’agenzia di stampa Intelligo News ci ha intervistati: http://www.intelligonews.it/spiritualita/articoli/30-agosto-2017/66180/il-triste-mercato-della-maternita-moderna-convegno-a-milano-di-core/ * Per prenotare il posto siete pregati di mandare una email a lauragt@corethics.org

BBC on IVF cuts: Missed opportunity to educate on biology of human reproduction

BBC Sunday Morning last addressed questions relating to IVF and Fertility http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b091pgzj   The discussion can be picked up at 39.48 minutes in.   Following the news of major cutbacks on NHS IVF provision in 13 areas of the UK (https://www.theguardian.com/society/2017/aug/06/ivf-cut-back-in-13-areas-of-england-in-bid-to-save-money-new-data-shows ) it was hoped that the issues surrounding these decisions would have been addressed […] Read more

Human Embryos – Controversial Genome Modification in US

Worrying news is circulating worldwide concerning US claims to have ‘edited’ the genome of the human embryo to remove genetic mutations related to heart disease.   https://www.nature.com/news/crispr-fixes-disease-gene-in-viable-human-embryos-1.22382   The controversial research, relying on manipulation of the delicate human genome, has not so far moved outside first steps in the laboratory so no manipulated embryos have […] Read more

Important Update on Milan Conference: 28 September 2017

Important Update on Milan Conference:  28 September 2017 VIEW FLYER An important  reminder about this forthcoming conference. Although the event is free it is still necessary to book a place if you wish to attend as space is limited. Please send your full name (and academic position if appropriate) to confirm your place at the conference to: […] Read more