Guest Author - William L. Pierce, PhD
William L. Pierce, Ph.D. Articles Bush Tax Bill Fulfills Campaign Pledge Counter Report: A Discovery Institute Rebuke of New York City Adoption Institute Report on Safe Havens Elections Spell Changes for Adoption and Children's Programs in Congress Frank Foundation, World... Cloning
Peas in a Pod: The Cloning Option Cloning, as a form of reproduction, has been discussed by scientists since at least as far back as the 1930s and in recent years, the focus on human cloning has intensified dramatically. There are three basic types of cloning we generally read about: ... How Much Does Treatment Cost?
The Economics of Infertility Treatment Being infertile can be very expensive! Tests and treatment cost considerable money, and since there is no definite endpoint, budgeting for medical expenses can be very difficult. The availability of modern assisted reproductive techniques, such as IVF,... Choosing Embryo Adoption
Embryo adoption is the process whereby an embryo, created from the egg of a woman and the sperm of a man, is gestated in the womb of another woman to be raised by her and her partner neither of whom provided the gametes. Although we refer to this process as adoption, we use that term strictly in a...
Costs 'killing' embryo exports
Compliance costs are killing a healthy export trade in farmed animal embryos and semen and threaten to close the only licensed facility for embryo export left in the South Island. Hashimoto Electric and Mie University announce Zebrafish Embryo Recovery System
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Hashimoto Electric and Mie University in Mie Japan announce the North American market release of the Zebrafish Embryo Recovery System. The Hashimoto Zebrafish Embryo Recovery System works with the Hashimoto Zebrafish Tank, the... The start of life as seen on smartphones
Irish couples attending a Spanish fertility clinic can now watch the first signs of life in their growing embryos on their smartphones or home computer. Revealed: How embryo develops into a beautiful you!
London, Feb 14 (IANS) In path-breaking discovery, scientists have revealed the secret world of embryo development where it undergoes huge changes in a short space of time. Termed 'black box' of development, scientists from University of Cambridge have found a new way to study and film this...
Adoption Ads in Pregnancy Magazines
August 30, 2013, 12:05 pm
When we were pursuing domestic adoption, we did so independently, without the assistance of an adoption agency. This meant that we had to do our own networking and advertising, as well as screening potential birth parents. Many times we came across people who were not familiar with private... Relating to Other People's Kids
October 8, 2013, 1:19 pm
Maybe years of failed adoption attempts have jaded me. I never attached much meaning to whether or not my future children would be genetically related to me or not. I just wanted the opportunity to be someone’s mommy, and to share that with my husband and have him be their daddy. In fact, I... Could I Be a Birth Mother?
November 5, 2013, 11:34 am
Could I be a birthmother? This is a question that recently crossed my mind. Our journey to parenthood includes several adoption stops along the way, none of them successful, with parenthood finally arriving thanks to the blessing of embryo donation. On our third attempt with this method, we...