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Flashcards in Environmental And Medical Issues Deck (23):
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Artificial insemination

Injecting semen into the second uterus by artificial means

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Conservation

Protecting and preserving natural resources and the environment

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Creation

The act of crating universe or the universe which has been created

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Embryo

A fertilised egg in the first 8 weeks after conception

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Environment

The surroundings in which plants and animals live and on which they depend to live

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Global warming

The increase in the temperature of the earth's atmosphere (thought to be caused by the greenhouse effect)

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Infertility

Not being able to have children

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In-vitro fertilization

The method of fertilizing a human egg inside a test tube

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Natural resources

Naturally occurring materials, such as oil and fertile land, which can be used by humans

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Organ donation

Giving organs to be used in transplant surgery

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Stewardship

Looking after something so it can be passed on to the next generation

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Surrogacy

An arrangement whereby a woman bears a child on behalf of another woman

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Natural relieves being used up (4)

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Why's Christians should look after the planet (4)

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Why Muslims should look after the planet (4)

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Types of infertility treatments (5)

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Christian attitudes to infertility treatments (6)

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Muslim attitudes to infertility treatments (6)

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Types to transplant surgery (3)

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Three types of pollution

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Christian attitudes AGAINST transplant surgery (1)

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Christian attitudes FOR transplant surgery (5)

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Muslim attitudes AGAINST transplant surgery (4)

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