Europe Considering Ban On Learning Baby's Gender Before Birth

Europe Considering Ban On Learning Baby's Gender Before Birth


Europe Considering Ban On Learning Baby's Gender Before Birth

Did you know your baby's gender before birth? For expectant parents in Europe that opportunity may come to an end. A draft resolution has been proposed to prevent hospitals from informing parents-to-be of the gender of their unborn child, in an attempt to prevent 'selective abortion' of fetuses (which are most often female). 

The practice of gender selection has become a concern in Armenia, Albania and Georgia, but the ban would apply to all 47 member states. This potential blanket ban on gender identification has many doctors and parents upset and concerned. 

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Do you think it's a reasonable practice to prevent parents from learning their child's gender? 

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