Burning off the dross

August 18, 2009
by Chris Arsenault
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Embryology Texts

Ever need access to human embryology textbooks with accurate scientific, medical facts? Moore and Persaud’s The Developing Human Larsen’s Human Embryology Carlson’s Human Embryology & Developmental Biology O’Rahilly and Mueller’s Human Embryology & Teratology. Some are available from Amazon as … Continue reading

July 3, 2009
by Chris Arsenault
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Congressman Langevin’s “Fertilized Eggs”

He suggested that excess embryos from IVF (in-vitro fertilization) procedures were only going to be discarded as medical waste. His take is, unless the “fertilized egg is implanted” it’s not going to be a child. To use these fertilized eggs for research that might prove beneficial to others is to be greatly “pro-life”, and he cited Sen. Orrin Hatch as a role model who held similar views. Continue reading