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    Abortion and subsequent mental health: Review of the literature

    The risk that abortion may be correlated with subsequent mental disorders needsacareful assessment,in order to offer women full information when facing a difficult pregnancy. All research papers published between 1995 and 2011, were examined, to retrieve those assessing any correlation between abortion and subsequent mental problems. A total of 36 studies were retrieved, and six […] More

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    Contract Pregnancies Exposed

    The current debate over surrogacy in the United States has two main positions. One side argues we should allow the practice with regulations. The other side argues it should be prohibited altogether. All parties in the debate generally acknowledge that there can be abuses and exploitation, and that the best interests of the children produced […] More

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    I was a Surrogate. I want people to know what’s really going on (Mary)

    Lahl: How did you find us? Marie: I found your site when I was looking for help on the internet. I got no help in Greece because the law is on the parents’ side. I just want to get information out to others about what really happens in surrogacy. So I contacted you. Lahl: Have […] More

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    A Surrogate pregnancy is not the same as a natural pregnancy

    Dear Members of the Minnesota Legislature,Today I’ve been asked to bring my expertise to clarify the medical and psychological risks for surrogate mothers, and to explain the process it takes for these women to get pregnant.By way of background, I spent my first career in pediatric critical care nursing for nearly 20 years (at UCSF […] More

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    Study Finds Babies in First Trimester Have “Adult-Like” Nerves

    Tridimensional Visualization and Analysis of Early Human Development The study published in the journal Cell used 3D images of human embryos that revealed previously unknown features of human development. The images showed that an adult-like pattern of skin innervation is established before the end of the first trimester http://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(17)30287-8?utm_source=email+marketing+Mailigen&utm_campaign=News+4.27.17&utm_medium=email Summary Generating a precise cellular and […] More