Animal Testing Should Be Banned Essay

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Animal Testing Imagine that you buy a new eye shadow or a new lipstick and you are going to use it. After you use that product you realize that using that product caused you a type of cancer and now you have to pay for the treatment. Also, they give you two options for your treatment, one is tested on animals and the other one is tested in vitro studies or computer models. Obviously, most of the patients will choose the medicine that was tested on animals. The definition of animal testing or animal experimentation is making experiment on animals’ body to test some hypothesis in order to produce a product which serves human needs. Stachura said, “Animal testing is mandated by the FDA for certain drugs to receive approval for distribution to the public” (2008, p. 2) They use many different types of species such as cats, dogs, birds, mice, rabbits and some non-human primates for instance monkeys and chimpanzees. Animal testing is a controversial topic. It is controversial because most people say that animal testing should be used in the lab in order to make sure new medicines are safe. However, others say that animal testing should be illegal because it hurts animals.
There are many medicines that disappeared from pharmacies after humans have tried them. Recent research that made on animals played a really big part in almost every medical product. Patients need medicines that are one hundred percent safe and do not cause negative reactions in their bodies. Many countries…

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