Category Archives: Fetal Development

Mother’s voice plays unique role in developing baby’s brain in the womb

By Texas Right to Life As we learn more amazing facts about prenatal development, we better understand how a baby’s experiences in the womb shape his or her development. The abortion industry continues to claim that life

“The Biology of Prenatal Development” is must viewing

By Dave Andrusko “Biologically speaking, human development begins at fertilization, when a woman and a man each combine 23 of their own chromosomes through the union of their reproductive cells.” — Opening of “The Biology of Prenatal

“Just the Facts” of fetal development makes a powerful case for life

By Maria Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation As a journalism student, I was taught never assume. Yet, as a radio reporter, when covering the issue of abortion, I assumed that my listeners knew the basics about

5 videos that show abortion ends the lives of real human beings

By Kristi Burton Brown Note: There are no graphic images of abortion in the videos included below. In today’s modern age, it’s difficult to avoid the fact that unborn human beings are alive, growing, unique individuals –

Your Baby’s Development Month by Month

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

Adorable Babysizer website a delight to expectant parents

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

Baby Nielson and the humanity of the preborn child

By Heather Hobbs Jaelyn Barnes had a miscarriage at eleven weeks. Baby Nielson, as you can see in this family photo, was a human being. This being Jaelyn’s fifth child, she was an experienced mother and their

9 months in four minutes–“ Life in the Womb”

By Dave Andrusko I always love to watch well-done stories of fetal development, even more so of late now that our daughter-in-law has had two wonderful babies. NRL News Today has written about many YouTube videos; here’s

State Fairs and the Continuity of Life

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. My family and I will be on vacation through August 25. I will occasionally add new items but for the most part we will repost “the best of the best” — the

New Study Sheds Light on Prenatal Cognition

Very little infants do that the unborn haven’t done first By Caitlin Fikes I believe that there is a common and insidious cultural misconception with regards to fetuses: the subtle idea that birth is the true beginning

“A Baby’s First Months” follows the development of the unborn child in utero from fertilization until birth

National Right to Life’s wonderful educational pamphlet “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

The [fetal] model answer to ending abortion

SPUC has sold thousands of these sets since they were developed in 1990.

By Alithea Williams Editor’s note. This comes from our friends at SPUC–the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children. Growing up in a pro-life home, I was always very aware of the facts of life in the