Azerbaijan has banned the advertising of abortion and IVF

Baku. July 13. INTERFAX – the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev approved amendments to the law “On protection of population health” for prohibiting the advertising of abortion and artificial insemination.

The text of the amendments published Thursday on the website of the President.

According to the amendments in article 11 of the law included a paragraph prohibiting advertising of medical services for artificial termination of pregnancy and IVF.

Introduced to the law of add-ons permit the use of advertising of drugs, non-prescription equipment, medical devices, methods of treatment, prevention, diagnosis and rehabilitation permitted by the relevant Executive authorities.

Requirements to advertising of medicines, equipment and medical supplies, and medical services are determined by the laws “On advertising” and “On medicines”.