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Eugenics Designer Baby Baby by Versace Genetic engineering Good Birth
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History Ten of Thousands Americans Involuntary Sterilized Also in Canada, Australia, UK Nazi Germany China
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Unpleasant to Many Eliminate species that have undesirable traits Downgrades the dignity of those who do not meet one’s criteria of perfection
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Questions? Should those shown to have genetic defects be prevented from being born? How serious would genetic defects have to be to make that kind of decision? Is society willing to pay the cost of treating the severely disabled newborns?
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Screening embryos to create designer babies IVF – choosing sperm/egg donors – video What’s the perfect donor? Today – #402 sperm donor – mothers have gotten together who had IVF – children are half brothers/sisters Satisfaction of the client or patient desires Sex selection Is eugenics in style again?
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2008 for the course HEALTH 101 taught by Professor Bolles during the Fall '07 term at Ithaca College.

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