By Sarah Terzo For a study, a 15-year-old girl named Beckie who had an abortion explained her feelings: Q: When do you think, in the course of its development, that the fetus becomes a human life? A: Three months. Q. What makes it become a human life at that point? A. Well, either when the …Continue reading "Study shows teens’ ignorance about fetal development and abortion"
By Dave Andrusko Without fail, the categories of posts on National Right to Life News Today that receive the most reader response are those especially adroit at combining appeals to the head and to the heart. They come in a variety of packages, limited only by the creator’s creativity. There are those that illustrate that …Continue reading "A terrific pro-life resource–“The case against abortion: prenatal development”"
Editor’s note. The following appears on the webpage of Wisconsin Right to Life. Watch the video below to see the beginnings of life in the womb and the step-by-step process of fetal development. Thanks to National Right to Life for giving us permission to show this video online! An Amazing Journey! LIFE! At the miraculous …Continue reading "Your Baby’s Development Month by Month"
Posted on May 16, 2019 by Sarah In an essay about fetal development, a doctor and scientist wrote: “The pulsating heart is at first most of all in the service of the rapidly growing brain… With its own growth, the heart acquires a central significance in the vascular system. At the beginning of the 4th …Continue reading "A doctor discusses the fetal heart and organs at 4 weeks"
“A Baby’s First Months” is a truly remarkable, full-color brochure which follows the development of the unborn child in utero from fertilization until birth. It documents the development milestones that occur during a baby’s first months of life, including the development of her fingers and toes, ears, and her capacity to feel pain. A must-have …Continue reading "Have you ordered your copies of “A Baby’s First Months” brochure?"
By Dave Andrusko There’s been a growing number of stories (which we have vigorously critiqued) that supposedly tell us that pro-abortionists have assumed the mantle of being “on the side of science.” That blatantly one-sided meme only grew in intensity when this year’s March for Life adopted as its motto, “Unique from Day One: Pro-Life …Continue reading "Pro-abortionists unnerved by how science affirms pro-life assertions"
As cute as it gets By Dave Andrusko I first watched “From Bump to Buzz” a while back and I’ve made it a habit to periodically view the time-lapse video again and again. It’s a delightful 3 minute, 9 second video released online by Tom Fletcher, the lead singer of the British band McFly that …Continue reading "Singer documents wife’s two pregnancies in time-lapse video"
Editor’s note. This comes from our British friends at the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children–SPUC. An adorable website can help expectant parents track the size of their unborn babies by comparing them to real (or not so real) objects. Babysizer lets the user input how many weeks gestation their baby is at, and …Continue reading "Adorable Babysizer website a delight to expectant parents"
By Sarah Terzo Dr. Frederic Frigoletto, “a pioneer on the frontier of fetal therapy,” describes observing a fetus in utero as “almost like going to a nursery school to watch the behavior of 3-year-olds.” Frederic Frigoletto, quoted in Lucy H. Labson. “Today’s View in Maternal and Fetal Medicine.” Patient Care 1983, p.105. Editor’s note. This …Continue reading "Doctor compares preborn babies to kids in nursery school"
By Texas Right to Life Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post that appeared December 6. The announcement of President Donald Trump’s selection of Dr. Maureen Condic for his administration’s science advisory board sparked outrage among abortion activists. Condic is an associate professor of neurology and anatomy at the University of Utah School of Medicine, …Continue reading "What does science tell us about abortion and fetal pain?"
Science tells us that Life begins at fertilization but when does Love begin? Editor’s note. This appeared at 400wordsforwomen.com and is reposted with permission. When does love begin? Science tells us that Life begins at fertilization but when does Love begin? Editor’s note. This appeared at 400wordsforwomen.com and is reposted with permission. When does love …Continue reading "When does love begin?"
By Sarah Terzo Pro-choice activist Kathleen Reeves writes about laws requiring sonograms before abortions: “I think we can be pretty sure that a woman about to have an abortion is aware of what’s inside her womb. And in case she’s not, the doctors who counsel her before the abortion are perfectly capable of telling her…. …Continue reading "Pro-Choicer: women are aware of what is in their wombs"