Selling body parts

Posted: 21 July 2009 in Uncategorized
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SaleOnAllBodyParts

They buy and sell blood, eggs, plasma, sperm, and the services of surrogate mothers. So, why not, asks Virginia Postrel, create a market for kidneys? Eliminate the gift and barter economies of kidney transplants and replace them with a market.

What would this mean? The wealthy, who already take advantage of “transplant tourism,” would get their kidneys while the rest. . .

Comments
  1. smallin says:

    Proponents like to pretend that money doesn’t matter, but…
    http://www.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/06/24/liver.transplant.priority.lists/

  2. Gianfranco Pestana says:

    I am a healthy 35 year old male. Rh O +. Both parents healthy, alive, and no genetic problems whatsoever. Not drunker or smoker. No use drugs. I sell my kidney $ 45,000 plus medical expenses. I am a serious and responsible person. I want serious proposal. Please contact me at ago29.1975@hotmail.com

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