Gender Selection

Any manoeuvre intended to increase the likelihood of giving birth to a child of a chosen sex
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Coleen Rooney is so desperate to have a baby girl she and Wayne are rumoured to have travelled to Mexico to discuss PS8,000 gender selection treatment.
Limitation on Gender Selection and Detection of X-linked Diseases Impedes Demand Restriction on the use of PGD for human leukocyte antigen (HLA) typing and gender selection in emerging regions such as Asia Pacific could hold back growth in the global market.
More recently, couples have also been using IVF for "family balancing," otherwise known as gender selection.
The clinic consists of embryologists, andrologists, doctors, counsellors and nursing staff that offer treatment facilities including genetic testing, fertility preservation, gender selection and much more, said the statement.
Gender selection and talking holi colour as "daag" is not acceptable by Hindu because it is done intentionally.Gender selection could have been reverse also," read a tweet.
In addition, a few patients also come for gender selection, as the UAE is one of the few countries where gender selection is still permitted.
While gender selection is illegal in the UK under the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act of 2008, which only allows for such procedures for medical reasons, such as to prevent serious hereditary diseases, the legal ambiguity of northern Cyprus has made it an attractive option for the booming highly controversial industry of designer babies the paper said.
Synopsis; In modern, beautiful Green City, the capital of South West Asia, gender selection, war and disease have brought the ratio of men to women to alarmingly low levels.
She recently hit the headlines by talking about her plans to seek gender selection IVF in America to make sure her next baby was a muchwanted girl.
FORMER glamour model Danielle Lloyd has said she will go abroad to have illegal gender selection treatment to guarantee she has a baby girl.