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Caro Archie, scusa per quei medici che hanno dimenticato chi era Ippocrate

Lascia certamente sgomenti la vicenda di Archie Battersbee che ha portato di nuovo all’attenzione dei media londinesi la problematica sulla liceità dello staccare la spina e porre così fine ad una vita umana. Una vicenda dagli aspetti controversi che non può non portare chiunque, dotato di buon senso, a

A guide to understanding abortion grief and the third person

                  Anne R Lastman “Take courage! God has healing in store for you; so, take Courage” (Tb.5:10)        Because abortion grief is still in its early stage of full understanding and therefore still in the process of discovering the “best way” to understand why it happens when

Catholic doctor says ‘no more’ to birth control

After two decades of using the birth control pill in his OB/GYN practice, Dr. Richard Brennan will focus on Creighton Model FertilityCare System of NFP Promemoria: Submitted August 17, 2018 When the birth control pill was introduced 50 years ago, the medical community revered it

Catholic Medical Quarterly (August, 2022)

In This Issue Summary of key articles Editorial Down’s syndrome: Blessing or not?Dr Pravin Thevathasan Roe vs Wade: rejoicing and a note of cautionDr Adrian Treloar The gifts of Down’s syndrome- John was my brotherDr Adrian Treloar Professor Lejeune on the destiny of people with

Abortion is never necessary

Ectopic pregnancies, miscarriage: Abortion ‘never necessary,’ these doctors say Photo: Dr Raviele Shutterstock By Katie Yoder Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Aug 3, 2022 / 04:00 am Abortion — a procedure with the sole or primary intent and purpose of ending human life in the womb — is

The Billings, potential married saints

Australian trailblazers and potential married saints By Michael Kenny -July 24, 2022 ShareReading Time: 4 minutes Doctors Evelyn and John Billings. The Australian couple pioneered natural methods of spacing pregnancies based on the observable signs of fertility in a woman’s cycle. Their still little-known work has grown remarkably throughout the

Humanae vitae

Anne Lastman Until recently the most controversial encyclical of the 20th century had been the document released in 1968 Humanae Vitae (On the Regulation of Birth), where Pope Paul VI restated firmly the Church’s teaching that the use of contraception to frustrate conception is immoral.

The Legacy of Hanna Klaus

Sr. Hanna Klaus, M.D. and Her Legacy of Building a Culture of Life Photo: Dr Hanna Klaus in Barcelona FIAMC Congress 2006 BY BETH NGUYEN L to R: Sr. Hanna Klaus with John and Evelyn Billings and Dr. Erik Odeblad in San Antonio, Texas

Resistenza all’Humanae vitae

Resistenza all'Humanae vitae Dott. José María Simón Castellví Presidente emerito della Federazione Internazionale delle Associazioni Mediche Cattoliche (FIAMC) Da qualche anno, quando si avvicina l'anniversario della famosa lettera enciclica di Paolo VI, scrivo qualche riga a suo sostegno. Questo a volte ha provocato molto scalpore,

Resistance to Humanae Vitae

Resistance to Humanae Vitae Dr José María Simón Castellví President Emeritus of the World Federation of Catholic Medical Associations (FIAMC) Some years ago, on the anniversary of Paul VI’s famous encyclical, I wrote a few lines to support it. Occasionally quite a stir has arisen,

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