My Sister's Keeper Research Papers

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We have reached the main century, the amazing century! The century that every other one invys. In this amazing century we have reached an awesome advance in technology. We should be doing equally amazing things with this advance. Designer babies are not the way to go. A designer baby is a baby that is created through in vitro where you get to choose the genetic makeup of your baby. You can choose the physical characteristics, the gender, and even lower disease risks. I understand this concept best by imaging myself picking a baby out of a catalog. The idea of designer babies used to be a far fetched idea until our technology advanced. Once we came to the twenty-first century, what used to be fiction, became a reality (Ly, 2013). A world filled with smart, funny, perfectly healthy people sounds fun and exciting until you consider the effect it can have on people. According to Ahmad, “Designing a baby costs money, and will most likely continue to cost lots of …show more content…

In this movie, Conceived as a marrow donor for her gravely ill sister, Anna Fitzgerald has undergone countless surgeries and medical procedures in her short life. Though their older daughter 's life has no doubt been prolonged, the unorthodox decision of Anna 's parents has cracked the entire family 's foundation. When Anna sues her parents for emancipation, it sets off a court case that threatens to destroy the family for good. Anna Fitzgerald was a designer baby, and her parents used her to try and save the life of her older sister. When it failed her mother who during the entire movie was a pushy pessimist was not happy but eventually she got over it and realized what she was doing to her family. In this movie Anna Fitzgerald was not created but designed to fit the specifications of her parents who just wanted her so they could poke inject and take anything and everything that they needed to put in her sister to keep her

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