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This book describes the historical, psychological background to human infertility and the methods by which it can be diagnosed and treated. The main emphasis will be psychological and practical. Subject areas covered include treatment, new developments, what can go wrong, the success or failure of treatment, adoption and the possibility of life without children and the subject's ethical and legal implications. These are important areas to those concerned, whether they are parents, scientists, legislators, or the general public. About one in six couples have difficulty in having a child and the related issues of infertility, such as surrogacy, multiple births and homosexual parenting have attracted a great deal of media attention in recent years.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1995. Paperback. Condition: Used; Good. Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. This book is in good condition but will show signs of previous ownership. Please expect some creasing to the spine and/or minor damage to the cover. Seller Inventory # CHL2539006
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd. Condition: Good. 1995. Paperback. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Seller Inventory # KNW0010680
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1995. Condition: Good. 1995. Paperback. . . . . . Seller Inventory # KNW0010680
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 1995. Paperback. Condition: Good. Fast Dispatch. Expedited UK Delivery Available. Excellent Customer Service. Seller Inventory # BBI1851085
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Book Description Penguin Books, U K, 1995. Laminated Trade Paperback. Condition: Good. an ex-library book. FFEP missing. Some wear to cover edges. 259 clean pages including index. --- one in six couples have trouble in conceiving. The author of this book reviews the nature and significance of infertility and the reproductive revolution, including - investigations and causes, psychological and emotional factors, new treatment for women and men, the chances of sucess and the outlook for the children, adoption and fostering, bereavement and coping with childlessness, current controversies, the case for public provision. Positive and sympathetic, this book will guide infertile couples, questioning health workers and the concerned general reader. It frankly confronts all the painful medical and moral choices while celebrating dramatic new hopes for the childless. Self Help / Medical. Seller Inventory # 006625
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd. PAPERBACK. Condition: Fair. 0140232427 Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Seller Inventory # POXM-0140232427