Organ Procurement and Transplant
- Michael Cook* |
There is a startling statistic tucked away in Ontario’s September quarter euthanasia statistics. A total of 519 people were euthanised from July 1 to September 30. . . But of the total euthanised, it appears, from government’s sketchy summary, 30 donated organs. . .
Womb transplants could be a “vital medical service” for transgender women
- Michael Cook* | A well-known British cosmetic surgeon says that transgender women (ie, natal males) should be entitled to womb transplants when the technique becomes safe and feasible. Children have already been born after womb transplants from live and deceased donors.
Testimony of Wang Guoqi
- Introduction | Wang Guoqi was a doctor at a Chinese
People's Liberation Army Hospital who willingly participated in organ
harvesting from executed prisoners. However, after a particularly
gruesome experience he experienced a conflict of conscience and tried to
avoid further involvement in the process. His initial attempt was
rejected and he was met with various forms of pressure to continue his
Secrets of the Dead-Baby Industry
(Canada & USA: 1999)
- Celeste McGovern | . . .Fetuses ranged in age from seven weeks to 30 weeks and beyond. Typically,
Kelly harvested tissue from 30 to 40 "late" fetuses each week. "We were
taking eyes, livers, brains, thymuses, and especially cardiac blood...even
blood from the limbs that we would get from the veins," she says. . .