birth defects

Idaho hospital ends Labor and Delivery services due to decreasing patient volumes; media blames abortion bans

By Monica Snyder, Secular Pro-Life Bonner General Health (BGH), hospital in Sandpoint, Idaho, has announced it is ending its labor… Read More

2 months ago

The blessing of special needs child enriches families

By Maria V. Gallagher Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation         When Rachel Campos-Duffy’s children return home from a break from college,… Read More

2 years ago

The power of words when an ultrasound reveals your baby has “birth defect”

By Dave Andrusko Our last post of the day was made possible because a friend passed along a story that… Read More

4 years ago

Mom “listened to my instincts,” ignores advice to abort baby with half heart. Little girl now doing just fine

By Dave Andrusko Looking at Beau, her 14-month-old daughter, Demi Goodman’s “chest swells with pride.” Beau is ”an amazing little… Read More

5 years ago

Amazing: Unborn babies’ spines repaired in the womb in UK first

By SPUC—the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children Great news for babies with spina bifida In week that… Read More

5 years ago

New study finds outcomes for babies born with trisomy 13 and trisomy 18 “not as lethal as docs once said”

Thanks to Facebook, parents find support for decision not to abort their babies By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family… Read More

7 years ago

Abortion is Never the Answer for Pregnant Women with Zika

New Study Finds that Less than 1 percent of Zika Infections During Pregnancy Lead to Microcephaly By Jonathan Abbamonte and… Read More

7 years ago

Zika: still wrapped in mystery

By Michael Cook Editor’s note. The following is excerpted from post at and is reprinted with permission. A week… Read More

7 years ago

Another mother rejects advice to abort, Maisie doing wonderfully

  By Dave Andrusko This will be short post for two reasons. Maisie Smith’s wonderful story is the last… Read More

9 years ago

Couple says daughter with fatal prognosis is gift from God

  By Jessica A. Botelho, Staff Reporter, The Rhode Island Catholic PROVIDENCE — The news for Sonia and Rony Morales… Read More

9 years ago

Psychological trauma after abortion for fetal disability – parents need to know the facts

By Dr. Peter Saunders Editor’s note. Dr. Saunders is former general surgeon and is CEO of Christian Medical Fellowship,… Read More

10 years ago