Fetus

Fetus

Legal assault: a feminist analysis of the law reform commission's report on abortion legislation

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
B. Lee
Vicki Van Wagner
Edition: 
Vol 10, No.4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1989
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses the devastating consequences of the Law Reform Commission's proposal on abortion. Suggests a feminist approach to women's health. 

Who’s In control? eggs, embryos, fetal tissue

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Bonnie Lafave
Edition: 
Vol 9, No.4
Publisher: 
Women
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

In this article Bonnie Lafave discusses the implications of reproductive technology. Raises the frightening possibility of the abuse of women's bodies and the misuse of fetal tissue and embryos. Raises the question of consent. 

 


Whose womb Is It, anyway?

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Maggie Thompson
Edition: 
Vol 9, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1988
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article covers the Baby R controversy, the story of how the B.C Family and Child Services Act had been successfully used to seize a fetus and thereby force a woman into unwanted surgery.  Explains how this case set a dangerous precedent for all pregnant women. 

How strong is the evidence of a link between environmental chemicals and adverse effects on human reproductive health?

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Richard M Sharpe
Stewart Irvine
Publisher: 
British Medical Journal
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
London, UK

Describes the current evidence for the link between environmental chemicals and human reproductive health, and the difficulty in obtaining such data or the genuine absence of effects.

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ISSN 14685833
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Includes bibliographical references.
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