U.S. clinic offers British parents the opportunity to choose the sex of their child

From Mail Online:

British couples are being offered the chance to choose the sex of their child in a U.S. clinic.

The controversial practice – known as pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) – is banned in this country, except in cases where it could signal genetic disease.

Fifty per cent of the embryos currently being tested in Dr Jeffrey Steinberg’s New York clinic are said to belong to Britons while another four will undergo testing next month.

The American laws on sex selection changed in 2001 leading to medical centres offering ‘family balancing services’.

The cost of the service and travel expenses can total £20,000.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-1208290/U-S-clinic-offers-British-parents-opportunity-choose-sex-child.html#ixzz0OwYZO1L4


One Response

  1. Now, if only that choice would extend to the state forcibly sterilizing women whose criminal conduct is so vile that the children they spawn will be the same, incorrigible felons and THUGS.

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