Scientists say fetal tissue is critical for research into many complex diseases, including HIV, Alzheimer's and cancer, as Trump administration decides to abort the study that relies on fetal tissue from elective abortions.
The new law will outlaw abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected and doesn't contain exceptions for pregnancies from rape or incest.
Norway's fertility rates have reached all-time lows, risking the country's economic stability. Muslim immigrants are keeping the labour force alive, as the country undergoes demographic changes.
Chinese couples are going abroad for in search of IVF treatment. High demand in the country after the end of the one child policy means Chinese doctors can't treat all those who seek assistance conceiving.
Abortion is a divisive issue in Ireland, where the once all-pervasive political influence of the Roman Catholic church has lessened in the past 20 years.
The ship provides medical abortions to women in countries where the procedure is banned.
It is currently a crime to abort a child in the Republic of Ireland, which has decided to hold a referendum on the issue for the third time in more than three decades.
According to the British Medical Journal, strenuous labour and irregular work schedules could result in disrupted menstrual cycles, spontaneous abortion and low birth weight.
New York fertility specialist John Zhang spearheaded the technique with a Jordanian couple at a clinic in Mexico.
Massive protests by thousands of women force Poland's right-wing dominated parliament to withdraw its support for plans to ban abortion.
The world's first baby has been born using a new "three-parent" fertility technique in Mexico. The baby boy has the usual DNA from his parents and a bit of genetic code from a female donor.
WHO and Guttmacher Institute published a study that shows abortion rates have significantly dropped to historic lows in the past 25 years in wealthier countries, but increased slightly in underdeveloped nations.
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