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Risk of Suicide and Self-Harm Following Gender-Affirmation Surgery

John J Straub 1, Krishna K Paul 1, Lauren G Bothwell 1, Sterling J Deshazo 1, Georgiy Golovko 2, Michael S Miller 3, Dietrich V Jehle 1Affiliations expand PMID: 38699117PMCID: PMC11063965DOI: 10.7759/cureus.57472 Abstract Introduction With the growing acceptance of transgender individuals, the number of gender affirmation surgeries has increased. Transgender individuals face elevated depression rates, leading to an increase in suicide ideation

An Evaluation of Controversial Statements in Etica Teologica Della Vita

The teachings of the Catholic Church on human sexuality, contraception and the treatment of infertility are well established and clearly explained in many Church documents, including Humanae vitae and Familiaris consortio. In 2022, a book was published in Italian which reported on a seminar organised

Menopause: the Change of Life

Dr Amanda Buadi With so much in the popular media about the menopause recently, this article seeks to explore how using a Fertility Awareness Based Method can help! WHAT IS MENOPAUSE? Menopause is said to be established when more than 12 months have passed since

England’s National Health Service Ends Puberty Blockers for Kids

NHS gives directive to doctors regarding gender dysphoria. The NHS website’s section on ‘treatment’ for gender dysphoria has been updated; the emergency department at Yeovil District Hospital, a NHS hospital in the United Kingdom, is shown. (photo: Imran's Photography/ Tyler Arnold/CNAWorldMarch 12, 2024 Doctors in

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Uganda on AIDS

World AIDS Day is globally recognized on December 1st each year and holds significant meaning for Ugandans, as it does for people around the world. In Uganda, World AIDS Day is a time to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS, remember those who have lost their lives

To carry on legacy of natural fertility care

Catholic physicians look to carry on legacy of natural fertility care in St. Louis through OB/GYN practice Drs. Stephanie Veit and Alexa Williams join Dr. Richard Brennan at practice in south St. Louis County  jenniferbrinker Submitted August 1, 2022 | 9:00 AM Drs. Stephanie Veit

Michele Aramini, Figli no grazie?

Michele Aramini, Figli no grazie? Oltre l’inverno demografico Ancora, Milano 2023, pp. 168, €. 16,00. Al di là degli allarmi statistici, del declino conclamato delle grandi potenze demografiche mondiali, delle ricette economiche strutturali per incentivare la natalità, come possiamo guardare il radicale, repentino cambiamento antropologico

International congress “Humanae Vitae: the audacity of an encyclical on sexuality and procreation”

The Jerome Lejeune International Chair in Bioethics is pleased to invite you to participate in the great international congress "Humanae Vitae: the audacity of an encyclical on sexuality and procreation", on May 19 and 20, 2023 in Rome. Organized in partnership with the FIAMC and

Promemoria: Sobre la Humanae vitae

La “Humanae vitae”: una profecía científica El presidente de los médicos católicos denuncia los peligros de la píldora contraceptiva. ROMA, jueves 8 de enero de 2009 ( A pesar de haber sido publicada hace cuarenta años, la encíclica Humanae vitae suscita aún un fuerte debate. Para algunos,

On Gender Affirming Care

AAPS Statement on “Gender-Affirming Care” for Minor Children Physicians and medical professionals should refuse to be mandated or coerced to participate in procedures to which they have ethical or scientific objections or which they believe would harm a patient.Reproduction requires a male gamete (sperm), which

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