Ecuador transgender man announces historic pregnancy

Dec 25, 2015

Ecuador transgender man announces historic pregnancy

A couple in Ecuador are making history with a unique pregnancy: The father-to-be is carrying the baby of his transgender partner. Fernando Machado and Diane Rodriguez announced their pregnancy, believed to be the first of its kind in South America, on social media earlier ...

Hong Kong expecting first ever panda birth

Oct 1, 2015

Hong Kong expecting first ever panda birth

It’s a happy moment that’s been a long time coming, but after years of trying, Hong Kong panda Ying Ying is finally expecting a cub, keepers said Thursday, a first ever for the southern Chinese city. The 10-year-old panda began showing signs of pregnancy ...

Jul 28, 2015

In vitro advance raises complicated ethics questions

The announcement Monday by a nonprofit organization that two women with ovarian problems produced fertile eggs via in vitro fertilization using eggs from anonymous donors is good news for those struggling with infertility, including patients suffering from Turner’s syndrome or experiencing menopause at a ...