The most important wish of the great majority of couples who intend to have a child is simply this: the future offspring to be healthy. Neither the beauty, nor the intelligence and even nor the gender are essential, because health condition of the human body is everything, especially in these times, when the medications and the medical services are so expensive.
However, there is a considerable number of future parents who would like to predetermine the sex of their baby. To put it more accurate, such couples prefer that the child they will conceive to be either a girl or a boy, as they wish. That is why these partners are interested in discovering ways of controlling the gender of their future descendant.
This desire might be surprising to those who are not in such a situation, as they might ask themselves: “Why would anyone want to influence the sex of his or her baby?”.
Well, that’s a good question, which has some clear and even simple answers. First of all, the men have always been interested in having at least one male offspring, mainly for transferring their name to the next generation. Continue reading The Ethics of Trying to Predetermine the Sex of Your Future Baby