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Adoption & Foster Awareness

Naomi Zeisler The Gospel of Jesus Christ means our families and churches ought to be at the forefront of the adoption and care of our children close to home and around the world. Become a Foster or Adoptive Parent

Embryo Adoption Awareness & Education

Gayle Oboy This is probably one aspect of adoption that you have heard little or nothing about. Embryo adoption is a unique adoption that creates families by allowing infertile couples to adopt pre-born babies (embryos frozen from invetro fertilization). Currently there are over 500,000 embryos cryopreserved in fertility clinics across the United States. This adoption not only blesses many families by fulfilling their lifelong dream of being parents, but they are also blessed to experience pregnancy and give birth to their child. For more information visit Do No Harm – Stem Cell Research (The Coalition of Americans for Research Ethics) Additional Information: Article from Organizations supporting embryonic stem cell research Source: Stem Cell Research Cures The following is a list of organizations that have expressed support for human embryonic stem cell research. Research with embryonic stem cells necessitates the destruction of human embryos. Information on the organizations’ support for embryonic stem cell research comes from three sources: policy statements, membership in coalitions that lobby for the research and signatures on letters expressing public support for the research. Some organizations listed also contribute funding for embryonic stem cell research. The list is alphabetized and well known organizations, universities and medical schools are in bold: Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists Alliance for Aging Research Alliance for Lung Cancer Advocacy, Support and Education Alpha-1 Foundation ALS Association Alzheimer’s Association American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry American Academy of Neurology American Academy of Ophthalmology American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery American Academy of Optometry American Association for Cancer Research American Association for Colleges of Pharmacy American Association for Dental Research American Association for the Advancement of Science American Association for the Study of Liver Disease American Association of Anatomists American Association of Dental Schools American Association of Immunologists American Association of Neurological Surgeons American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association American Brain Tumor Association American Burn Association American Cancer Society American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology American College of Cardiology American College of Clinical Pharmacology American College of Neuropsychopharmacology American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists American College of Physicians American Council on Science and Health American Diabetes Association American Federation for Aging Research American Federation for Medical Research American Foundation for AIDS Research American Gastroenterological Association American Heart Association American Infertility Association American Liver Foundation American Lung Association American Medical Association American Neurological Association American Parkinson’s Disease Association American Pediatric Society American Pediatric Surgical Association American Psychiatric Assocation American Physiological Society Americans for Medical Progress America’s Blood Centers American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology American...