Donor conception and children's rights: "First, do no harm"

Somerville, Margaret
February 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/8/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 2, p280
Academic Journal
The article presents the author's insights on the arguments concerning children's rights and best interest on having donor conception. The author mentions that to dismiss arguments against donor conception, a donor conceived persons should not be harmed in any ways. He notes that in order to prove the harm done to a donor conceived persons, they are challenged to prove it scientifically. The author mentions the debate regarding whether donor conception is ethical or not.


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