This book explores the tough issues Christians face dealing with Christian ethics & medical science: When does life begin, in vitro fertilization, birth control, the morning after pill, and other related topics.Dr. Bo Kirkwood, a family physician, graduated from the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth after receiving a masters degree in Behavioral Science from the University of Houston. He is in private practice with his two brothers and is clinical instructor in medicine for the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. Dr. Kirkwood has been a Christian for more than thirty-five years and serves as an elder at the Park View Church of Christ in Pasadena, Texas. He has a special interest in Bible evidences and has previously published Unveiling the DaVinci Code.
1. Introduction - A Historical Perspective
2. Embryology - Determining Personhood
4. Stem Cell Research
5. Birth Control and Artificial Fertilication
6. Sexual Ambiguity and Chromosomal Abnormalities
7. Gene Therapy and Gene Testing
8. End of Life Issues