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Louise Brown: the first test tube baby

For many couples it's their worst nightmare. Years of trying and still, no baby. Adoption was once the only option. Nowadays there are fertility drugs, in vitro fertilization, and surrogate mothers. But with these modern-day solutions come new moral conundrums and questions: How far are we willing to go to fight infertility?

 The doctors behind the first test tube baby argue that they aim to 'help nature,' not subvert it.

Medium: Radio
Program: Sunday Magazine
Broadcast Date: July 30, 1978
Guest(s): Dr. Robert Edwards, Dr. Patrick Steptoe
Host: Warren Davis
Duration: 4:21

Last updated: May 30, 2013

Page consulted on December 6, 2013

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