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The human body subject to market laws?

18 March 2019

Asked about feminism, the philosopher Sylviane Agacinski believes that "the most frightening thing today is the grip that the economy is exerting over all...

The European Parliament condemns normalising surgery on children born with a difference in sexual development

11 March 2019

By a resolution adopted on 14 February, the European Parliament has condemned operations to "normalise children born with a difference in sexual development"[1...

In utero surgery enables a baby to be born healthy

07 March 2019

A foetus with a severe immune deficiency has benefited from in utero hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation. The operation took place in July 2015, following...

“I had no right to say I wasn’t doing well”: A bereaved father recalls his partner’s two miscarriages

07 March 2019

“I want to share the loss of two babies in utero at six-and-a-half months and eight months of pregnancy”. More than ten years after the events, a family man...


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