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1

Define egg donation

Donating eggs for fertilisation to be implanted

2

IVF

Eggs being fertilised outside of the womb

3

AIH

Sperm from the husband being artificially planted in the womb

4

AID

Eggs being fertilised by a stranger

5

What Christian group is against fertility treatments?

Catholics

6

Define surrogacy

Someone carrying a child for another

7

Give an example of a Christian group that is supportive of fertility treatments

Baptists, the Church of England

8

What are some Catholic arguments against fertility treatments?

That it's going against God's will & plan
3rd party is manufactured adultery

9

What are some Christian arguments in favour of fertility treatments?

'Be fruitful'
God wants us to have lots of children
LOVE

10

What are the Church of England's views on using spare embryos for research?

It is acceptable up to 14 days

11

What is the fraction of couples in the UK that have trouble conceiving?

1/7

12

In what percentage of cases is IVF successful?

22%

13

What is the suggested age for women receiving treatment?

40

14

Why are fertility treatments a significant issue?

Because people's opinions are often affected by emotions and the desire for children, whilst others condemn it