The development of the child in utero is the ultimate reality show

An unborn child’s life is as dramatic as any series you will watch on cable television By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation The reality of the hidden life of the unborn child can pop up in the least likely of places. I happened to be watching a “reality show” known for its …

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Here goes fact #17 for the 17th week of development inside the womb!

Week 17: This baby is about the size of an avocado, and could fit in the palm of your hand. The baby’s heart beats twice as fast as ours, at about 150 beats per minute . In order to generate heat in the body, brown fat must be deposited. This is a special type of …

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Breakthroughs in fetal medicine “pose thorny issues for abortion rights advocates”

By Dave Andrusko Surprise, surprise, am I surprised.  As our readers know, at the center of Mississippi’s Gestational Age Act, which protects unborn babies after 15 weeks, is the moving target of “viability.” The Supreme Court heard oral arguments on HB1510  back on December 1. And, as hard as it is to believe, a habitual cheerleader …

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Embryologist: there is a “live human being” at fertilization

By Sarah Terzo Ronan O’Rahilly is an embryologist. Pro-life author Rick Garrett describes him this way: “Ronan O’Rahilly is the human embryologist who developed the classic Carnegie stages of human embryological development. He also sits on the international board of Nomina Embryologica (which determines the correct terminology to be used in human embryology textbooks).” According to …

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