family balancing


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family balancing

Choosing to have a child of a particular sex according to the parents' preferences; prenatal gender selection.

family balancing

The wish to choose the sex of an unborn child on the basis of how many children of each sex already exist in a family. Measures to elect a gender are currently considered at least unethical and, in some countries, are illegal.
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Although couples seeking family balancing must already have at least one child, MicroSort(R) is available for couples seeking their first child if the couple or the family have a history of a qualifying disease.
Family balancing treatment involves the removal of eggs from the female patient's ovaries, which are then fertilised outside the body.
Couples engage in family balancing because they believe that having children of both sexes will be better for the family, or because they believe that there are distinctive parenting experiences associated with each gender.
The Government want to know whether sex selection for non-medical purposes should be banned of allowed for family balancing.
Family balancing is the new catchphrase for the 21st Century, where the selfish belief that if you want something you should be allowed to have it is overriding any kind of commonsense, and could lead us into a dark future.
Many couples have reasons other than family balancing, such as a genetic diseases which affect only males.
I can understand the concern over the potential abuse of sex selection for family balancing, but that doesn't mean that in every case sex selection would necessarily be inappropriate for that," said Dr.
advertisements for 'gender determination technology used for family balancing ' that recently targeted British Columbia's Indo Canadian communities.
Melbourne, Mar 13 (ANI): Fertility doctors in Australia are lobbying for permission to allow parents to choose the sex of their children for social or family balancing reasons.
Nick Goulding of the FPB said: ``Public officials, with their index linked pensions, should be aware that in family businesses the family shares the risk and it is not unreasonable that the tax burden should be spread with the family balancing risk and reward.
The public is so much against social or family balancing selection that I am not sure it will ever become available in this country and the HFEA's stance is that it would be wrong.
Preimplantation sex selection for family balancing in India.