Category Archives: Unborn Children

A repugnant new test could screen out IVF embryos with lesser intelligence

Babies could be chosen based on genetic indications of intelligence. Company also expects parents to chose babies of higher intelligence By SPUC—the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children Genetic tests have long made it possible to

The ultimate “least among us,” the unborn child

By Dave Andrusko As I wrapped up the day Thursday, I watched the first twenty minutes of as good a pro-life Keynote speech as I’ve ever encountered. I will go into no details here because I want

Doctors pressure family to abort baby because of dwarfism, baby is born healthy

By Sarah Terzo Frank Pedreira, MD, recalls the following: “Denise, a 32-year-old woman with three children (Laura, Steven, and Stephanie) ranging in age from 2 – 7 years became pregnant for the fourth time. Her previous pregnancies

Harnessing the disarming power of infants to help teach children how to be kind

By Dave Andrusko It’s snowing in the Washington, DC, area and many to almost all of the school districts in the region are closed. (First snow of the year, and all that in places where removing snow

Mom “listened to my instincts,” ignores advice to abort baby with half a 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 girl,” Demi, 21, a stay-at-home mother from Birmingham, England told Elizabeth Archer of the Daily Express. “I

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 a week that has seen two parliamentary attempts to strip protections from unborn babies, especially in Northern Ireland, the press

With the first kick, the life of her unborn baby became more than a concept

By Dave Andrusko I was recruited to the pro-life cause long before I realized that abortion had been legalized nationwide in 1973. And I didn’t even know it. Though it more than five decades ago, I still

Of course God loves women, but He loves their unborn children as well

By Bryce Fisher Recently the Council of Churches, a group representing multiple Protestant faiths, released a statement claiming that being pro-choice was the most Christian thing a person could be. They argue that abortion is a moral

Atheist Christopher Hitchens on our responsibility to the unborn child

By Sarah Terzo “I do, as a humanist, believe that the concept ‘unborn child’ is a real one and I think the concept is underlined by all the recent findings of embryology about the early viability of

Doctor defends doing experiments on living aborted babies

By Sarah Terzo Dr. Kirt Hirshorn of New York’s Mount Sinai Hospital, on research using living aborted babies : “I don’t think [research on an aborted baby, which he calls a “nonviable fetus”] is unethical. It’s not

“You are your baby’s first home …. Your baby’s first protector”

By Dave Andrusko Imagine how different the fate of millions of unborn babies would be if moms and dads looked upon them not as a kind of disposable property but as someone whose fate is entirely in

Unborn twins Isabella and Callie share a special bond – and a kiss

By Dave Andrusko John Hamburg of Fetal Vision Imaging in Levittown, Pennsylvania, told David Moye of the Huffington Post that from the beginning, he knew there was something special about the ultrasound he took of Carissa Gill’s 25-week-old