U.S. Supreme Court Sides with Baby Tinslee against Texas hospital

By Texas Right to Life  WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Supreme Court of the United States has rejected a preliminary plea of Cook Children’s Medical Center to pull the plug on Baby Tinslee Lewis against her mother’s will.  Baby Tinslee’s fight for her life began November 2019 when the Fort Worth hospital moved to end the …

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Baby with severe disability born before UK abortion limit for babies with disabilities now thriving

By Right to Life UK A baby born below the abortion limit for disabled babies in the UK is now three months old and doing well. Archie Burns was born ten weeks early in August of this year in Pinderfields Hospital Wakefield. Weighing only 2b 12oz and with complex medical issues, he was extremely vulnerable. …

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“Miracle tot” finally released from London Hospital: Doctors told Mom her son’s odds of surviving birth were just 5%

By Dave Andrusko Four years after Lauren Staines delivered her baby—doctors estimated his odds of survival at 5%–Max Staines has been released after nearly a half-decade of regular appointments at St. George’s Hospital in central London.  Over the weekend, the Daily Mail’s Harriet Johnston weaved together an updated, fascinating tale of a youngster who was born …

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Baby girl rescued after being buried alive in field in India

By Right to Life UK A newborn baby girl has been rescued by shocked locals after being found buried alive in a field in India. The newborn was buried in a field in Khatima, a town in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, when she was spotted by a labourer. According to reports, the labourer spotted …

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Baby born at 23 weeks survives 6 hours in morgue refrigerator

By Right to Life UK A premature baby has been found alive after being in a morgue refrigerator for 6 hours.  The unnamed baby was born at just 23 weeks at La Margarita hospital in the city of Puebla in Mexico.   Shortly after its delivery at 4.29am on October 21, the baby was declared dead …

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Mom of Lillian, who has spina bifida, says she ‘was offered an abortion at every visit’

By Nancy Flanders  During her 20-week ultrasound, Samantha Sommerville learned that her preborn baby girl had spina bifida, and doctors offered little optimism for the baby’s future. Until 24 weeks, Sommerville said she was told to abort at every single appointment. But she stood firm in her decision to let her daughter live. Doctors said the …

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Identical twins flourishing at home after parents reject advice to abort one of them

By Right to Life UK Premature twins, Finn and Zack Bishop, are now flourishing at home after being born at 28 weeks, and just one day after doctors advised their parents to have an abortion. At 24 weeks, mother Caroline Bishop underwent pioneering surgery to correct a condition which was causing an uneven blood flow …

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Eight month old baby girl found abandoned, but alive, in dumpster

By Dave Andrusko Police in New Haven, Ct. have a 24-year-old woman in custody after maintenance workers at the Presidential Village apartment complex reported finding an eight-month-old girl in a dumpster on Monday afternoon. Andiana Velez has been charged with risk of injury to a child, second-degree assault, and first-degree reckless endangerment, according to WSFB-TV.  “Her …

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Baby girl miraculously survives being buried alive for two days

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This story, which is part of our ongoing series of looking back at what appeared in NRL News Today one year back, combines the tragedy of a baby left to die with the blessing of her being miraculously  rescued. In the category of life is stranger than fiction and miracles …

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Bishop Strickland, others urge court to maintain life support for Baby Tinslee

Baby Tinslee was born prematurely and with a rare heart condition. Despite continued improvement, the hospital wants to remove life support, effectively killing Tinslee. By LifeSiteNews staff FORT WORTH, Texas, October 9, 2020 — Disability rights organizations joined religious leaders in an amici curiae brief to protect Baby Tinslee Lewis, a young girl born prematurely and with …

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NICU Awareness Month: A Grandmother’s Story of Resilience and Hope

By Susan Hundley Sullivan Editor’s note. This appeared on the blog of Wisconsin Right to Life. For expecting parents, the words spoken often are “We just want a healthy baby.” As they plan for their baby, the usual preparations are regular visits with an obstetrician, choosing a pediatrician, setting up the nursery, shopping for cute …

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Trump Signs Order to Save Babies Who Survive Abortion

By Wesley J. Smith On Sept. 25, President Trump signed an executive order designed to save babies who survive abortion. The order doesn’t actually mention the word “abortion,” but make no mistake: The babies protected are those who survive after mid to late-term abortions result in a live birth instead of a dead fetus. Specifically, Trump’s …

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