In the wake of President Trump cutting off tax dollars for research using the body parts of unborn babies, advocates of this gruesome cannibalistic research are coming out of the woodwork. One claimed fetal tissue research is still making an impact on Parkinson’s, ALS and spinal cord injury. But none of those medical trials are showing any published success, and they’re not funded with tax dollars. They also claim there’s no substitute in areas like researching the Zika virus. Not true. Three-dimensional organ-like structures called organoids are great for studying Zika. These life-affirming options are both more efficient and better science. Visit Life Issues dot org for more details.