Tag: "abortions" at biology news
Oil exploitation in Ecuador's Amazon basin produces a 'public health emergency'
.... Another study found that the risk of spontaneous abortions
was 2.5 times as high in women living in the proximity of oil fields. Research done in 1998 found significantly higher rates of cancer among males in a village located in an oil-producing area. Another study, carried out in 2000, examined the differ...
Manual, low-tech method for 2nd trimester abortions found safe and effective
...ng nations to help reduce the prevalence of unsafe abortions
and complications," says Paul D. Blumenthal, M.D.,... both techniques while performing second-trimester abortions
on 110 women who came to the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center for this service between January 1...
Study using human fetal tissue transplants suggests potential for spinal cord repair
...weeks gestational age, procured following elective abortions
in accordance with federal and state laws and ethical guidelines, with informed consent for donation. Reier pointed out that although such fetal cells are very unlikely to be the tissue source of choice for future treatments involving cell grafting ...
Presbyterians vote in favor of fetal, embryonic, and stem cell research
...oncurs with the intent of the resolution to oppose abortions
for the express purpose of selling or providing ti...em cell research will encourage women to have more abortions
or justify abortions
that otherwise could not be justified. They believe that researchers would be c...
Veterinary Researchers Identify Accomplice Of Calf-Killing Parasite
...eospora isbelieved to be the major cause of cattle abortions
estimated to cause $35million a year in economic loss. The parasite also causes central nervous systemdisorders in horses and dogs. As a result of the discovery, the scientific team has recommendedproducers use fences and adopt cattle managem...
Largest Generation Of Adolescents Faces Reproductive Health Risks
...epregnant have to resort to illegal (often unsafe) abortions
or face expulsionfrom school. Girls who drop out of school as a result of pregnancy rarely returnto complete their education, and their opportunities for socioeconomicadvancement in later life are considerably reduced. In many traditional rural soci...
New Vaccine Blocks Viral Entry In Cattle, May Have Implications For Human Vaccines
...or improving cattle health. BHV-1 infections cause abortions
among pregnant cows and lead to shipping fever. These problems cost the U.S. livestock industry hundreds of millions of dollars each year in vaccine and veterinary bills, and in lost production. Letchworth is equally excited by the implications his...