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Happy Birthday IVF: 'Inconceivable' Mom Looks Back at First 'Test Tube Baby'

Today,  July 25, 1978

Carolyn Savage knows more than most about the moral and ethical quandaries of in-vitro fertilization. An IVF clinic mistake left her impregnated with another couple's child; she carried that child to term and gave him up to his biological parents, knowing that would have to be her last pregnancy for medical reasons. Later, she became the mother of twins through a surrogate. The mom of five reflects on how much has changed, and how much hasn't, since the first "test tube baby" was born 34 years ago today.

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