Essays Tagged: "Infertility"

Prevelant Issues in Surrogate Parenting

fers to an arrangement between a married couple who is unable to have a child because of the wife's infertility and a fertile woman who agrees to conceive the husband's child through artificial insemi ...

(7 pages) 143 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Human Cloning Should Not Be Banned.

a society that is always advancing, need to use cloning to advance our research in animal testing, infertility and the most important, disease research and possible cures.As the status quo stands, cl ... this change to be able to make new scientific breakthroughs in many health issues. Animal testing, infertility, and the cure of diseases are a problem that we battle everyday. These are the most talk ...

(12 pages) 707 3 4.3 Mar/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Pros and Cons of Cloning.

too big for us to continue experimentation.Firstly, cloning can help us solve many problems like infertility, diseases, organ transplants and aging. One of the benefits of cloning is in fertility. ...

(1 pages) 138 4 3.6 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

How genetic engineering can stop human suffering.

nes. Genetic engineering will lead us to the cure for what we now define as incurable diseases, for infertility, as well as creating another fertility option. The secret of cancer and aging are also f ...

(5 pages) 132 1 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biotechnology

The economy of Singapore. Family, Marriage and the Threat of declining birth rate in Singapore

th rate of Singapore.As can be seen from these two articles, some reasons were shown such as rising infertility rate, liberal view towards marriage commitment, child-bearing, pragmatic government etc. ... earner families and they have more difficult to have more children. It also leads to the increasing infertility in Singapore which can be the results as married couples do not spend enough time togeth ...

(8 pages) 128 0 4.9 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Polycystic Ovarian Disease.

. These symptoms include obesity, lack of menstrual cycle, male pattern hair loss, acne, hirsutism, infertility, depression, and migraines. There is also a strong connection between PCOS and other med ... s with multiple cysts, chronic failure to release ova, secondary absent or scanty menstruation, and infertility (Dox). PCOS was first discovered in 1845 when "sclerocystic" changes of the ovary were d ...

(11 pages) 50 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Should IVF be used fior non-medical reasons?

sands of "test tube babies" have been born in the United Kingdom. One in six couples is affected by infertility: 30% of cases are due to female problems, 30% due to male problems, 30% due to both fema ... oman's oviduct, low sperm count or poor sperm motility in men. Whilst there are many treatments for infertility IVF is undoubtedly the most popular treatment available. IVF, once used for infertile co ...

(5 pages) 55 0 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Infertility and Religion

roduce babies without making a couple to have sexual intercourse!!There are a lot of problems about infertility amongst women. About 20% of the women in the world are infertile or they can't have babi ... stational Surrogacy (Host Uterus, Host IVF):Gestational Surrogacy (also known as host uterus) is an infertility treatment appropriate when a couple can form normal embryos but it is medically desirabl ...

(6 pages) 53 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Gentle persuasion

ull year before conception helps guard against a litany of ailments.The disorders, which range from infertility to high blood pressure during pregnancy, all appear to be linked to the reluctance of th ...

(3 pages) 57 2 4.4 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Infertility in Men

Infertility affects one in every ten American couples. Cause of infertility includes a wide range of ... ity includes a wide range of physical as well as emotional factors. Approximately 30% to 40% of all infertility is due to the "male factor". The "female factor" is responsible for 40% to 50% of infert ... . However, they must keep their heads high, wish for the best and do their homework. One reason for infertility is whether or not they have good quality of sperm cells. There are five factors that aff ...

(2 pages) 33 0 4.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Infertility and Assisted Reproduction Technologies

"Infertility is defined as the inability to conceive pregnancy after a year of unprotected sexual rel ... erson, it is likely to lose self-confidence, feel self-blame and guilty.There are several causes to infertility. These would include: Tubal damage, due to past sexually transmitted infections/diseases ... e progress of helping infertile couples. Many techniques have been discovered in order to solve the infertility problem and to meet the human need and demand. The field of ARTs (Assisted Reproduction ...

(6 pages) 88 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality


ND MATING FACILITIES4:EQUIPMENT REQUIRED AT BIRTH5:SIGNS OF IMPENDING BIRTH6:SUPERVISIONINTRODUCTIONInfertility is one of the most important reasons for culling in Irish dairy and suckler herds.In som ...

(2 pages) 32 2 3.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology


ing from brith. Thyroid hormones have a major impact on growth, use of energy, heat production, and infertility. When secretion of thyroid hormones is insufficient, hypothyroidism occurs and the body ...

(3 pages) 23 0 3.4 Jan/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects


hildnessless is rare in India, most Indian women want to give birth and studies have stated that if infertility does occur than the women will be upset and think there is something more sinister wrong ... of religion.-Infertile couples may seek treatment but are looked down on if it fails.-The stigma of infertility takes its toll on both partners, but much more so on the women. As the author studied sh ...

(3 pages) 33 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

The benefits of cloning

to create another organism with the same genetic coding. The alarming state of diseases, mutations, infertility and extinctions is on the increase, yet there is a way to alter, slow or stop these cala ...

(1 pages) 15 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Infertility and Egg Donation.

and fertilization can be out of synch (Silber, 1991).Irregular periods are also a sign of possible infertility. When a girl first starts her periods, a stage known as "menarche," they are naturally v ... e ovulating late, or they are not ovulation each month (Sibler, 1991.);One unexplainable reason for infertility is age. Although it doesn't affect every woman in the same way, a perfectly normal woman ...

(11 pages) 45 0 0.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Invitro Fertilization Report

process. Before a couple can pursue this way of fertilization they must review any past medical and infertility history.1) Stimulating Egg DevelopmentThe mother begins by taking fertility medications ...

(4 pages) 24 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

In Vitro Fertilisation

y physicians and embryologists, with over 115,000 babies born worldwide.IVF is a major treatment in infertility where other methods of achieving conception have failed. It is technique in which egg ce ... ow being conceived in-vitro, with over 115,000 born to date.Initially IVF was developed to overcome infertility due to problems of the fallopian tube, but it turned out that it was successful in most ...

(4 pages) 33 0 0.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

What effects would you wish to create for your audience in act 2, scene 2 of 'Yerma'? Explain how you would stage the scene to achieve your aims.

Throughout the play 'Yerma', the themes of fertility and infertility are woven into the characters' dialogue and action; this is especially prevalent during ...

(7 pages) 2456 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Surrogate Mothers

ically, a surrogate mother is used by a couple who is unable to have children because of the wife's infertility or inability to sustain a pregnancy. I am completely supportive of surrogate motherhood ... , children really do melt your heart. Now, imagine never being able to have a child. Imagine infertility. What if your precious bundle eluded you at every turn? Month after month you tried to g ...

(5 pages) 13 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers