All the information provided on this web site came from the sources listed below. Please note that due to the volume of statistics, it is sometimes difficult to guarantee the accuracy of all the numbers. DCO and Decisions, Choices & Options has and will continue to make the best effort to ensure that all the information provided is the most current information available.
National Council of Adoption, 2007
U.S. Center for Disease Control, Atlanta
M. Allen et al., “The Limits of Viability”, New England Journal of Medicine
McLaughlin study, Family Planning Perspectives
Bethany Christian Services Adoption Agency
Dr. Jerome LeJeune, Professor of Genetics
Professor Hymie Gordon, Mayo Clinic
Dr. Watson A. Bowes, University of Colorado Medical School
J.C. Wilke M.D.
The Developing Human: Clinically Oriented Embryology, 6th ed., Moore et al. 1998
John A McNulty, Ph.D. Professor, cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy; Loyola University Medical Center
National Principles Association Report on the state of High Schools
U. S. News & World Report, Feb.27,1995