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Chinese actress dumped by Prada after she dumped her two surrogate babies

How many embryos are frozen in China’s IVF clinics?

by Michael Cook | January 24, 2021

Why do euthanasia rates vary across the Netherlands?

by Michael Cook | January 24, 2021

Radical right-to-die activists arrested in France

by Michael Cook | January 24, 2021




Classics scholar slams transhumanism in new book

by Michael Cook | January 24, 2021

After all, what is really wrong with apotemnophilia?

by Michael Cook | January 24, 2021






Examining the thorny moral problem of foetal reduction

by Michael Cook | January 16, 2021


Retiring Scottish politician links IVF with euthanasia

by Michael Cook | January 16, 2021




Ethicists propose standards for Covid-19 triage

by Michael Cook | December 13, 2020


Why do the elderly request euthanasia in the Netherlands?

by Michael Cook | December 13, 2020

Did Neanderthals bury their dead?

by Michael Cook | December 13, 2020

Could surrogacy contracts work?

by Michael Cook | December 13, 2020

New doco chronicles sperm donor abuse by US doctor

by Michael Cook | December 13, 2020

Japan tries AI matchmaking

by Michael Cook | December 13, 2020



The 27-year-old infant

by Michael Cook | December 06, 2020




Activists promoting new way to overcome abortion stigma

by Michael Cook | December 06, 2020



Japan suicides spike during pandemic

by Michael Cook | December 06, 2020





Have the Swiss smuggled religion into their constitution?

by Michael Cook | November 29, 2020

China breaks up organ-donor racket

by Michael Cook | November 29, 2020

Unknown hackers break into database of fertility clinics

by Michael Cook | November 29, 2020





Leading British surgeon allegedly hoarded body parts

by Michael Cook | November 22, 2020


Serbian govt and media attack bioethicist

by Michael Cook | November 22, 2020


Biden announces expert team for planning Covid-19 fight

by Michael Cook | November 18, 2020


Does the autonomy principle work for substance abusers? 

by Michael Cook | November 18, 2020

Disabled groups attack liberalizing euthanasia in Canada

by Michael Cook | November 18, 2020



Tasmanian politicians defer vote on euthanasia

by Michael Cook | November 14, 2020

Polish government backs down over abortion

by Michael Cook | November 07, 2020

Election takeaways

by Michael Cook | November 07, 2020



Welcome to the world of ‘platonic co-parenting’

by Michael Cook | November 07, 2020

Al Jonsen, bioethics pioneer, dies

by Michael Cook | November 07, 2020

Updating the Hippocratic Oath

by Michael Cook | November 07, 2020

New Zealand will soon have legal voluntary euthanasia

by Michael Cook | October 31, 2020

Poland still racked by protests over abortion

by Michael Cook | October 31, 2020

Ombudsman slams euthanasia in Canada’s prisons

by Michael Cook | October 31, 2020

High cancer risk for IVF babies

by Michael Cook | October 31, 2020

Brains in a dish pose ethical problems

by Michael Cook | October 31, 2020

Japan’s new PM promotes IVF to boost birth rate

by Michael Cook | October 31, 2020


Poland’s high court effectively bans abortion

by Michael Cook | October 24, 2020

‘Medical aid in dying’ saves money: Canadian report

by Michael Cook | October 24, 2020

IVF doctors up in arms over Trump’s SCOTUS pick

by Michael Cook | October 24, 2020


What factors can undermine our autonomy?

by Michael Cook | October 24, 2020

US: foetal abduction to end with a lethal injection

by Michael Cook | October 24, 2020

Spain edges closer to legalizing euthanasia

by Michael Cook | October 17, 2020


A modern sultan boasts his virtual harem

by Michael Cook | October 17, 2020


CRISPR scientists win Nobel Prize in chemistry

by Michael Cook | October 17, 2020

More family secrets unveiled in Netherlands

by Michael Cook | October 14, 2020

Netherlands prepares for child euthanasia

by Michael Cook | October 14, 2020


Assisted dying round-up

by Michael Cook | October 04, 2020

BBC airs Harold Shipman doco

by Michael Cook | October 04, 2020

Dwarfism drug criticized

by Michael Cook | October 04, 2020




Jeremy Bentham and social distancing

by Michael Cook | October 04, 2020

Trump nominates a pro-life woman to the US Supreme Court 

by Michael Cook | September 27, 2020

What about the super-sperm-spreaders?

by Michael Cook | September 27, 2020

Australian population growth slowed by pandemic

by Michael Cook | September 27, 2020

Does Covid-19 spell the death of autonomy?

by Michael Cook | September 27, 2020

‘The Economist’ backs DIY abortions

by Michael Cook | September 27, 2020

Covid-19 response ignores patients with rare diseases

by Michael Cook | September 27, 2020

Once again, the Vatican slams euthanasia

by Michael Cook | September 27, 2020



Should India repeal its ban on sex selection?

by Michael Cook | September 19, 2020




5% of Australian babies come through IVF

by Michael Cook | September 19, 2020


21st century body-snatching is alive and well

by Michael Cook | September 13, 2020