Testicular zap 'may stop sperm'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) — A dose of ultrasound to the testicles can stop the production of sperm, according to researchers investigating a new form of contraception. A study on rats more…

Abortion promotion reveals 'hurt and pain'

by Dave Tombers -- At the recent 2012 March for Life in Washington, tens of thousands gathered to renew pledges to overturn the 1973 Roe vs. Wade Supreme Court decision that abolished more…

Stricter thinking on alcohol during pregnancy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ONLINE.WSJ) — In the sixth to 12th week of pregnancy, a fetus's bones, brain and central nervous system are forming. Buds blossom into arms and legs, and internal more…

Chinese use science to conceive 'dragon babies'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ONLINE.WSJ) — LOS ANGELES—What does every aspiring dragon mother want? A dragon baby. Monday begins the year of the dragon, considered the luckiest of the Chinese lunar years. more…

Health warning over hip implants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Medical regulators are drawing up new advice for more than 30,000 Britons who have received "metal-on-metal" devices because of fears that they are even more dangerous than previously more…