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Designer Babies?

NPR had a fascinating story this morning about a woman who is a carrier for a specific gene defect and was told not to have any more babies, else they would all be born with abnormalities like her son. We now have the technological ability to screen for genetic illnesses and treat the baby in utero.

My question to all of you: If the technology advances enough, would you design your baby? For example: more intelligent, more athletic, blonde hair & blue eyes?

Much more at the link: http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2…

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