-- A New York hospital is taking steps to offer the nation's first uterus transplant, a radical experiment that might allow women whose wombs were removed or are defective to bear children.
The wombs would come from dead donors, just as most other organs do, and would be removed after the recipient gives birth so she would not need anti-rejection drugs her whole life. To read on...
I could imagine some argument about this being a women's natural role, but pu-leeze, do we really want to go there?
(image courtesy of http://www.malepregnancy.com -- an artist's rendition)