Dear readers, Half a year ago, I learnt that I have three mothers. The astonished reader might curiously ask: how is that possible? Did you just dream that? Or are you working on a new science-fiction short story and made that up? Let me tell you: Thanks to modern medicine it is possible. More specific, we’re talking about gestational … Mehr Three Mothers, One Baby and a Whole Industry Around Them
Surrogacy agency websites all have something incommon: they are filled with baby pictures. It either looks at you with its beautiful blue eyes, or it is sleeping with pink roses around its head. “Making a couple a family” – the wording on those websites is very promising. Their mission is clear: a guaranteed baby at … Mehr Babies for Sale
Imagine You live in a home of mud brick in the slums of the capital of Pernambuco, Brazil. You have accumulated insurmountable debt on your used car and have endured physical threat if you were to not pay it off. Poverty is nothing new here—but getting out of it and being able to cover your … Mehr How much Money can you place between your Misery and a Kidney?
Dear reader, my name is Louis and I’m a liver. In this blog, I’ll take you along my journey (my social life) from one human body to another and provide you with some interesting insights. On the one hand, I´d like to talk about organ transplantation in general and on the other hand, about the … Mehr The journey of Louis the Liver
About the authorship A quote by the authorship If you want to learn more about our research methods and difficulties, go to the end of the blog. Illegal! Prisoners! Corruption! China? 6 out of 10’000’000. This is the number of voluntary organ donations in China. Not only is this the lowest number worldwide, but also … Mehr FRESH ORGANS, MOULDY SOURCE?
The Journey of Louis the Liver Hi, my name is Louis and I’m a liver. In this blog, I’ll take you along my journey (my social life) from one human body to another and provide you with some interesting insights/details. On the one hand, I would like to talk about organ transplantation in general and … Mehr The Social Life of an Organ
###Introduction about the authors Introduction 6 out of 10’000’000. This is the number of voluntary organ donations in China. Not only is this the lowest number world wide, but also one of the roots of china’s flourishing illegal organ harvesting from prisoners. China has been numerously covered in western media about this topic, mostly negative. … Mehr Bodies For Sale: Draft