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Daily Star
World's first genetically engineered 'three-parent' child borndeal. It's revolutionary” Dr Dusko Ilic, King's College, London After consulti
World's first genetically engineered 'three-parent' child born
Daily Star / Posted 10 minutes ago
deal. It's revolutionary” Dr Dusko Ilic, King's College, London After consulting Dr John Zhang at New York City's New Hope Fertility Center, they decided to go ahead with the "spindle nuclear transfer" procedure, which saw the nucleus removed from... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Stage set for Italy's high-stakes referendumFRENCH, SAYING: "The Italian economy hasn't grown for almost 15 years now. And
Stage set for Italy's high-stakes referendum
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 30 minutes ago
FRENCH, SAYING: "The Italian economy hasn't grown for almost 15 years now. And low structural growth rates due to very low fertility rates, low household formation, ageing population, quite an inefficient bureaucracy, legal system ... you know,... Read more
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Times of Malta
'Three parent' baby born in Mexicopassed on in her mitochondrial DNA. Two of her children have died as a result
'Three parent' baby born in Mexico
Times of Malta / Posted an hour ago
passed on in her mitochondrial DNA. Two of her children have died as a result of inheriting the disease. The New Hope Fertility Clinic of New York took the nucleus from one of Ms Shaban's eggs – containing her DNA – and implanted it into a... Read more
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International Business Times
The world's first 'three parent' baby has been born in Mexicoshe and her husband Mahmoud Hassan had already lost two children, so they asked
The world's first 'three parent' baby has been born in Mexico
International Business Times / Posted an hour ago
she and her husband Mahmoud Hassan had already lost two children, so they asked a US-based team of scientists - at New Hope Fertility Center in New York City - for their help. The doctors, led by John Zhang, designed a new "three-parent" technique -... Read more
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SKY News
First baby born using DNA from three parentsand father are Jordanian, was born in Mexico with the help of a New-York based
First baby born using DNA from three parents
SKY News / Posted an hour ago
and father are Jordanian, was born in Mexico with the help of a New-York based team led by John Zhang at the New Hope Fertility Centre. The technique has been approved in the UK - but this time it was altered slightly because as Muslims they... Read more
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express
Prepare for your retirement NOW to stave off dementia and other old age problemssaid the demographic situation in Europe is changing thanks to better health an
Prepare for your retirement NOW to stave off dementia and other old age problems
express / Posted an hour ago
said the demographic situation in Europe is changing thanks to better health and longer lifespans combined with lower fertility. It went on: “The older generations are growing in proportion to the younger ones, and unfortunately are often... Read more
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express
Medical breakthrough as world’s first THREE-PARENT baby is bornMedicine meeting in Salt Lake City. However, the news was revealed to New Scie
Medical breakthrough as world’s first THREE-PARENT baby is born
express / Posted an hour ago
Medicine meeting in Salt Lake City. However, the news was revealed to New Scientist by Dr John Zhang, of the New Hope Fertility Clinic in New York, who, along with his team, completed the controversial procedure.Related articles Dr Zhang told... Read more
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Daily Mirror
World's first baby born with new 'three parent' DNA techniquespeed up its introduction across the world. Read More The parents were helped
World's first baby born with new 'three parent' DNA technique
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
speed up its introduction across the world. Read More The parents were helped by John Zhang and his team at the New Hope Fertility Center in New York - who developed a special technique because of their religion. According to the New Scientist,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Womansplaining: books that every man should readpartners, and to joke about rape, and to assume sexual favours are theirs by ri
Womansplaining: books that every man should read
The Irish Times / Posted 2 hours ago
partners, and to joke about rape, and to assume sexual favours are theirs by right. The handmaids wore red to symbolise fertility and subordination. Men who wear white ribbons today have an opportunity to publicly proclaim their opposition to... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
I’m still wearing more clothes than Baba Ram Dev: Sofia Hayat hits backcreation. A Goddess. When time began a woman on her period was considered sacre
I’m still wearing more clothes than Baba Ram Dev: Sofia Hayat hits back
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
creation. A Goddess. When time began a woman on her period was considered sacred. Her blood was sacred. It was the sign of fertility. Now women hide the fact they are menstruating, and are considered unclean. Ask yourself why? The negative,... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford fertility clinic part of international study to increase couples' chances of conceptionPROFESSOR Tim Child says work being carried out at Oxford Fertility Clinic coul
Oxford fertility clinic part of international study to increase couples' chances of conception
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
PROFESSOR Tim Child says work being carried out at Oxford Fertility Clinic could help many couples trying for children. The clinic is taking part in a world-wide study to which could lead to cost-effective IVF treatment. Professor Child wants to... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Oxford fertility clinic part of international study to increase couples' chances of conceptionPROFESSOR Tim Child says work being carried out at Oxford Fertility Clinic coul
Oxford fertility clinic part of international study to increase couples' chances of conception
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 hours ago
PROFESSOR Tim Child says work being carried out at Oxford Fertility Clinic could help many couples trying for children. The clinic is taking part in a world-wide study to which could lead to cost-effective IVF treatment. Professor Child wants to... Read more
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The Christian Post
One Key Ingredient to Heal the Black-White Education Gapof sexually promiscuous behavior. Yet a recent study conducted by the Universit
One Key Ingredient to Heal the Black-White Education Gap
The Christian Post / Posted 5 hours ago
of sexually promiscuous behavior. Yet a recent study conducted by the University of Notre Dame entitled The Incidental Fertility Effects of School Condom Distribution Programs, found that access to condoms in schools led to a 10 percent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Population Growth Extremes - Doublers and Declinerscountries. The sizeable differences in rates of future population growth, howe
Population Growth Extremes - Doublers and Decliners
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
countries. The sizeable differences in rates of future population growth, however, are primarily due to the level of fertility. The median fertility rate among the 29 doubler countries is 5.3 births per woman, ranging from a low of 4.4 in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'They Will Destroy My Father's Grave,' Says Farmer Who Turned Back the Desertdevised a technique which is now used across Africa's Sahel region to help stop
'They Will Destroy My Father's Grave,' Says Farmer Who Turned Back the Desert
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
devised a technique which is now used across Africa's Sahel region to help stop the spread of desertification, restore fertility to the soil and enable people to grow more food. Sawadogo has travelled widely sharing his technique called Zai,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kelly Dodd sobs hysterically to Vicki Gunvalson over marriage on RHOCMeghan King Edmonds had become involved in a candle/home accessories business.
Kelly Dodd sobs hysterically to Vicki Gunvalson over marriage on RHOC
Daily Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
Meghan King Edmonds had become involved in a candle/home accessories business. 'I'm extremely anxious for my next fertility appointment,' she said, calling the store 'a good distraction'. Retail space: Meghan King Edmonds and husband Jim... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
SG50 baby boom: 33,725 born in 2015, highest in 13 yearsyear, an auspicious year for Chinese couples to have children; but fewer than t
SG50 baby boom: 33,725 born in 2015, highest in 13 years
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
year, an auspicious year for Chinese couples to have children; but fewer than the 35,300 in 2002. Still, Singapore’s total fertility rate (TFR) fell to 1.24 last year, compared to 1.25 in 2014. There were slight improvements in the TFR for Malays... Read more
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express
Expert claims ALL single women ‘should freeze their eggs’ before THIS agea successful egg freezing cycle are higher in women younger than 35. "Ovaries
Expert claims ALL single women ‘should freeze their eggs’ before THIS age
express / Posted 8 hours ago
a successful egg freezing cycle are higher in women younger than 35. "Ovaries do not continue to function infinitely. Fertility naturally decreases with age and unfortunately it cannot be restored.Related articles "Typically you need twice as... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Recent editorials from Texas newspaperspoints out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 hours ago
points out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born in the 1960s and 1970s, when their nation's fertility rate was as high as seven children per woman. Mexico also was buffeted by repeated economic crises. "To Mexicans... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Recent editorials from Texas newspaperspoints out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 11 hours ago
points out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born in the 1960s and 1970s, when their nation's fertility rate was as high as seven children per woman. Mexico also was buffeted by repeated economic crises. "To Mexicans... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Recent editorials from Texas newspaperspoints out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 11 hours ago
points out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born in the 1960s and 1970s, when their nation's fertility rate was as high as seven children per woman. Mexico also was buffeted by repeated economic crises. "To Mexicans... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Recent editorials from Texas newspaperspoints out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 hours ago
points out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born in the 1960s and 1970s, when their nation's fertility rate was as high as seven children per woman. Mexico also was buffeted by repeated economic crises. "To Mexicans... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Recent editorials from Texas newspaperspoints out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 11 hours ago
points out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born in the 1960s and 1970s, when their nation's fertility rate was as high as seven children per woman. Mexico also was buffeted by repeated economic crises. "To Mexicans... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Recent editorials from Texas newspaperspoints out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born
Recent editorials from Texas newspapers
KXXV Waco / Posted 11 hours ago
points out that Mexicans arriving in the U.S. in the 1980s and 1990s were born in the 1960s and 1970s, when their nation's fertility rate was as high as seven children per woman. Mexico also was buffeted by repeated economic crises. "To Mexicans... Read more
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Brisbane Times
No Job for a Woman: Sallyanne Atkinson releases her memoirfirst to be able to make full use of the contraceptive pill and it was the pill
No Job for a Woman: Sallyanne Atkinson releases her memoir
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 hours ago
first to be able to make full use of the contraceptive pill and it was the pill that really gave women control over their fertility, child bearing and all that. "Women now have control over when they're going to have families, which they really... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
MMA: Gabi Garcia is a 111kg MMA wrecking ballhas tested positive for a banned substance once, at the 2013 IBJJF World Jiu-Ji
MMA: Gabi Garcia is a 111kg MMA wrecking ball
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
has tested positive for a banned substance once, at the 2013 IBJJF World Jiu-Jitsu Championships. But after having the fertility drug clomiphene found in her system, she was found to have not been at fault for the positive test and received no... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Less babies, less pollutiongroups, but the professor does not advocate forced abortion or forced steriliza
Less babies, less pollution
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 hours ago
groups, but the professor does not advocate forced abortion or forced sterilization. Instead, he is espousing “a good fertility policy” — family planning — by educating women and empowering them to reduce fertility rates. Some 350,000 children... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'They will destroy my father's grave,' says farmer who turned back the desertdevised a technique which is now used across Africa's Sahel region to help stop
'They will destroy my father's grave,' says farmer who turned back the desert
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
devised a technique which is now used across Africa's Sahel region to help stop the spread of desertification, restore fertility to the soil and enable people to grow more food. Sawadogo has travelled widely sharing his technique called Zai,... Read more
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NBC News
For women who want fertility accuracy... now there's an app for thatage 35, according to the Centers for Disease Control. And, of those couples hav
For women who want fertility accuracy... now there's an app for that
NBC News / Posted yesterday
age 35, according to the Centers for Disease Control. And, of those couples having children later, about one third have fertility problems. So, with little time to waste, many women and their partners are turning to tech for help. A new... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Let’s have a babyFor some Filipino couples, the dream of having and raising a baby together are
Let’s have a baby
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
For some Filipino couples, the dream of having and raising a baby together are dashed by fertility issues, which, unknown to many, is actually a disease recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO). The organization describes infertility as “a... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
News | Fort Worth | Dallas Morning NewsContinue reading Texas family says they’ve welcomed third set of twins – withou
News | Fort Worth | Dallas Morning News
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
Continue reading Texas family says they’ve welcomed third set of twins – without fertility treatments 'I love young girls': Fort Worth man gets 10 years in teen sex sting Owner of Fort Worth head shop whose father had ties to al-Qaeda charged in... Read more
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dna
Two time’s the charmher first baby with husband Wissam Al Mana. Jackson reportedly was praying for
Two time’s the charm
dna / Posted yesterday
her first baby with husband Wissam Al Mana. Jackson reportedly was praying for a child for a long time and went to a fertility specialist to make her wish come true. Katherine Heigl Not exactly a first-time mother, the 27 Dresses actress is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Irecha - a Symbol of Peace, Unitywill gather at the town of Bishoftu to celebrate the Irecha Festival. The celeb
Irecha - a Symbol of Peace, Unity
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
will gather at the town of Bishoftu to celebrate the Irecha Festival. The celebrants cut green lash grasses that bespeak of fertility and soaking it the water, Lake Harsadi, carry out the celebration. Aba Gada's Council Head Beyene Senbeto along... Read more
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Daily Mail
Anti-abortion activists hand out doll foetuses outside a clinicenter a rural clinic to dissuade them from accessing the services. About a doz
Anti-abortion activists hand out doll foetuses outside a clinic
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
enter a rural clinic to dissuade them from accessing the services. About a dozen anti-abortionists have been picketing the Fertility Control Clinic in Albury at the NSW border every Thursday for the last few years. And one of their 'shameful'... Read more
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FOX News
Young Women In Early Menopause Underdiagnosed, Experts Saywill likely be treated with bioidentical hormones, and they may also need proge
Young Women In Early Menopause Underdiagnosed, Experts Say
FOX News / Posted yesterday
will likely be treated with bioidentical hormones, and they may also need progestins, estradiol and testosterone. Fertility options In January, the Mayo Clinic told Kolar and her husband to consider a donor egg or adoption if they wanted... Read more
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metro
If you want to stop global warming stop having kids, academic saysnot going to get battered by two megastorms He wants the world to adopt a ‘sma
If you want to stop global warming stop having kids, academic says
metro / Posted yesterday
not going to get battered by two megastorms He wants the world to adopt a ‘small family ethic’, going as far as ‘pursuing fertility reduction efforts’ in a defence against climate change. Dr Rieder, a moral philosophy professor and bioethicist at... Read more
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Times of Malta
Counting two, three or morebirths – which are multiple births of twins, triplets or more – have seen an in
Counting two, three or more
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
births – which are multiple births of twins, triplets or more – have seen an increase, following the introduction of new fertility techniques which have tripled statistics of multiple births. The only decrease is in the birth of four or more... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Celebrities who gave birth after 40with husband Tom Mahoney in February 2007. Already the mother of two by the ti
Celebrities who gave birth after 40
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
with husband Tom Mahoney in February 2007. Already the mother of two by the time she reached 40, Jane Seymour underwent fertility treatments after a divorce in the early 1990s in order to have children with her fourth husband, director James... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Celebrities who gave birth after 40with husband Tom Mahoney in February 2007. Already the mother of two by the ti
Celebrities who gave birth after 40
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
with husband Tom Mahoney in February 2007. Already the mother of two by the time she reached 40, Jane Seymour underwent fertility treatments after a divorce in the early 1990s in order to have children with her fourth husband, director James... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Celebrities who gave birth after 40with husband Tom Mahoney in February 2007. Already the mother of two by the ti
Celebrities who gave birth after 40
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
with husband Tom Mahoney in February 2007. Already the mother of two by the time she reached 40, Jane Seymour underwent fertility treatments after a divorce in the early 1990s in order to have children with her fourth husband, director James... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Celebrities who gave birth after 40with husband Tom Mahoney in February 2007. Already the mother of two by the ti
Celebrities who gave birth after 40
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
with husband Tom Mahoney in February 2007. Already the mother of two by the time she reached 40, Jane Seymour underwent fertility treatments after a divorce in the early 1990s in order to have children with her fourth husband, director James... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Leading women's movement activist reflects on a lifetime of change10 years that had completely changed. The Pill came in in 1968. For the first t
Leading women's movement activist reflects on a lifetime of change
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
10 years that had completely changed. The Pill came in in 1968. For the first time, women had some control over their fertility. The anti-Vietnam war stuff started. There was the Beatles. We were in the middle of all that change." In 1969 she... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rachel Kramer Bussel: Being childless feels worse than being singleI became one of them. "Baby fever" may sound absurd, but when you're in the gr
Rachel Kramer Bussel: Being childless feels worse than being single
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
I became one of them. "Baby fever" may sound absurd, but when you're in the grips of it, it feels very real, perhaps the fertility version of being a "bridezilla." The sense of sadness, fear, uncertainty and powerlessness that becomes entwined in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
'Order a daddy' app lets women browse for sperm donorsaccess his donations. To obtain a sample, the user must pay via the app, which
'Order a daddy' app lets women browse for sperm donors
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
access his donations. To obtain a sample, the user must pay via the app, which will allow the sperm to be delivered to a fertility clinic of the woman's choice. Dr Kamal Ahuja, scientific director of the London Sperm Bank, told the Sunday Times... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Poverty Stalks Adolescent Motherswith their male counterparts." The 2015 Zimbabwe Demographic Health Survey (ZD
Poverty Stalks Adolescent Mothers
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
with their male counterparts." The 2015 Zimbabwe Demographic Health Survey (ZDHS) report established that while adolescent fertility rates remained high among rural girls, at 27% against 10% among urban girls, it varied according to wealth,... Read more
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Daily Mail
How to lose weight - the scrumptious wayimprovement with a variety of other common ailments, from eczema to polycystic
How to lose weight - the scrumptious way
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
improvement with a variety of other common ailments, from eczema to polycystic ovary syndrome, a condition which limits fertility and affects nearly one in five women. Share this article The key, based on extensive research, lies in switching... Read more
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DW
Hungarian police search for clues behind shrapnel bomb blast |the continuing saga of Austria's postponed presidential elections. Also, the di
Hungarian police search for clues behind shrapnel bomb blast |
DW / Posted yesterday
the continuing saga of Austria's postponed presidential elections. Also, the difficult birth for Italy's newly conceived 'fertility day'. And, music, politics and togetherness at Romania's festival of integration in Bucharest and in Berlin's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
At Last, Evidence That Agriculture Is Powering Transformationyield gaps: On some 65% of Africa's arable land, farmers lack the necessary inp
At Last, Evidence That Agriculture Is Powering Transformation
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
yield gaps: On some 65% of Africa's arable land, farmers lack the necessary inputs and ability to restore and maintain soil fertility. As a result, those growing improved varieties of maize and other crops see only a 28% bump in yields, on average,... Read more
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dna
Indian-origin doctor offers UK's first 'order a daddy' appA payment of 950 pounds, made via the app, is required for a donor's sperm samp
Indian-origin doctor offers UK's first 'order a daddy' app
dna / Posted yesterday
A payment of 950 pounds, made via the app, is required for a donor's sperm sample, which is then delivered to the fertility clinic where the woman is being treated. About half of Britain's IVF clinics, including private and the UK's... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Women looking for sperm donors can browse dads on Tinder-style mobile appis found, future mums can even order and pay for the sperm via the app. For £9
Women looking for sperm donors can browse dads on Tinder-style mobile app
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
is found, future mums can even order and pay for the sperm via the app. For £950, the product is delivered directly to the fertility clinic where the woman is being treated. The app, which describes itself as a way to “plan your family on the go",... Read more
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