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#Reproduction

# reproduction - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

People are more interested in sex around Christmas (according to their web searches)
# 'tis The Season
# 'tis The Season

People are more interested in sex around Christmas (according to their web searches)

Dec 27th 2017, 6:24 PM 31,152 Views 31 Comments

The analysis shows that people are in a better mood around the holidays.

# reproduction - Monday 13 March, 2017

Texas politician hits out at abortion law with 'satirical' anti-masturbation law
# Man’s Right To Know
# Man’s Right To Know

Texas politician hits out at abortion law with 'satirical' anti-masturbation law

Mar 13th 2017, 8:27 PM 27,686 Views 44 Comments

Under Jessica Farrar’s proposal, men would be fined for masturbating.

# reproduction - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Making babies without women's eggs has just moved a step closer
# Embryonic Research
# Embryonic Research

Making babies without women's eggs has just moved a step closer

Sep 14th 2016, 11:00 AM 13,463 Views 93 Comments

A baby mouse has been produced with a type of cell that’s not an egg.

# reproduction - Monday 28 December, 2015

'Women need to know the truth. Fertility takes a plunge after age 35'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Women need to know the truth. Fertility takes a plunge after age 35'

Dec 28th 2015, 3:00 PM 1,194 Views 53 Comments

Men as well as women need to be educated about reproductive responsibility. We need a nationwide education campaign on fertility awareness, writes Dr John Waterstone.

# reproduction - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Conservative senator Jim Walsh resigns from Fianna Fáil parliamentary party
# Marriage Ref
# Marriage Ref

Conservative senator Jim Walsh resigns from Fianna Fáil parliamentary party

Mar 26th 2015, 4:30 PM 13,294 Views 94 Comments

He does not agree with certain aspects of new family law.

# reproduction - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Three-person babies could be born as early as next year
# Test Tube
# Test Tube

Three-person babies could be born as early as next year

Feb 25th 2015, 7:59 AM 9,429 Views 42 Comments

UK politicians have approved an IVF method that uses DNA from three donors.

# reproduction - Friday 23 January, 2015

Woman jailed for miscarrying her baby is released
# El Salvador
# El Salvador

Woman jailed for miscarrying her baby is released

Jan 23rd 2015, 11:04 AM 21,022 Views 40 Comments

16 other women remain in jail, accused of having abortions.

# reproduction - Friday 7 November, 2014

Opinion: Legislation is urgently needed following Supreme Court ruling on surrogacy
# Reproduction
# Reproduction

Opinion: Legislation is urgently needed following Supreme Court ruling on surrogacy

Nov 7th 2014, 6:10 PM 459 Views 68 Comments

It is a fact of life that parents will enter into arrangements of whereby a third party bears their child – so we need legislation that deals directly with surrogacy.

# reproduction - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Woman who received controversial womb transplant gives birth to baby boy
# Medical Marvel
# Medical Marvel

Woman who received controversial womb transplant gives birth to baby boy

Oct 4th 2014, 10:39 AM 12,593 Views 29 Comments

The procedure was somewhat controversial because the womb was taken from a live donor.

# reproduction - Friday 18 July, 2014

Junk in that trunk: The weight problem facing elephants
# Jumbo Dumbo
# Jumbo Dumbo

Junk in that trunk: The weight problem facing elephants

Jul 18th 2014, 7:00 PM 9,022 Views 6 Comments

It’s not as funny as it sounds.

# reproduction - Sunday 29 June, 2014

The UK has a "major" shortage... of sperm
# Reproduction
# Reproduction

The UK has a "major" shortage... of sperm

Jun 29th 2014, 6:30 PM 17,823 Views 48 Comments

The fall in donations could make procedures more invasive for women, it has been warned.

# reproduction - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Doctors: Punishing parents using commercial surrogacy services won't benefit anyone
# Think Of The Children
# Think Of The Children

Doctors: Punishing parents using commercial surrogacy services won't benefit anyone

Apr 9th 2014, 1:53 PM 7,562 Views 76 Comments

Proposals in new legislation to enforce penalties for this would likely be unenforceable anyway, they said.

# reproduction - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Obesity linked to early onset of puberty in girls
# Health
# Health

Obesity linked to early onset of puberty in girls

Nov 5th 2013, 2:05 PM 10,786 Views 48 Comments

Girls in the USA were found to be developing symptoms of puberty at an average age of 9.7 years.

# reproduction - Sunday 11 November, 2012

Column: Let’s talk about sex – how to handle the dreaded talk with your teens
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Let’s talk about sex – how to handle the dreaded talk with your teens

Nov 11th 2012, 7:30 PM 62 Views 41 Comments

Your teen needs to be informed about sexual health and the importance of keeping themselves safe, writes Martina Newe.

# reproduction - Friday 12 October, 2012

Dolly the sheep cloner Keith Campbell dies at 58
# Cloning
# Cloning

Dolly the sheep cloner Keith Campbell dies at 58

Oct 12th 2012, 12:02 PM 9,933 Views 17 Comments

The University of Nottingham says Keith Campbell – who rose to worldwide fame in 1997 – passed away last week.

# reproduction - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Swedish women in world's first mother-to-daughter uterus transplants
# Transplant
# Transplant

Swedish women in world's first mother-to-daughter uterus transplants

Sep 18th 2012, 2:09 PM 6,352 Views 17 Comments

Uterine transplants are a relatively novel medical procedure, with the first successful one conducted in Turkey in 2011.

# reproduction - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Column: I was raped and wouldn’t have chosen abortion – but we need a choice
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: I was raped and wouldn’t have chosen abortion – but we need a choice

Aug 21st 2012, 7:00 AM 762 Views 411 Comments

There are few certainties when it comes to abortion, which is why we need to start treating women like adults, writes Hazel Katherine Larkin.

# reproduction - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Contraceptive use saves the lives of more than 250,000 women annually
# Contraceptives
# Contraceptives

Contraceptive use saves the lives of more than 250,000 women annually

Jul 10th 2012, 8:11 AM 5,409 Views 9 Comments

Researchers say that increasing contraceptive use in developing countries has cut the number of maternal deaths by 40 per cent over the past 20 years.

# reproduction - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Male pride: scientists report halt in decay of the Y chromosome
# Girls And Boys
From The Daily Edge
# Girls And Boys

Male pride: scientists report halt in decay of the Y chromosome

Feb 23rd 2012, 11:18 AM 3,396 Views 19 Comments

Over millions of years, the Y chromosome – which makes men… men – had begun to shrink, and risk total extinction.