26 weeks pregnant, woman and baby are “both fine” By Dave Andrusko On Sunday police in Northumberland, New York, arrested 39- year-old Stephen J. Miller, charging the man “with second-degree abortion, a felony, and misdemeanor reckless endangerment after he ‘repeatedly’ punched the abdomen of a woman he knows who is 26 weeks pregnant, according to …Continue reading "Woman and her unborn baby survive attack intended to cause a miscarriage"
By Susanne Maynes It was clear the young woman was in no hurry to leave our clinic. I had just spent an hour with her, and now we stood near the door saying our goodbyes. I offered her a hug. She not only accepted it, but silently clung to me for about two minutes. “Thank …Continue reading "One Surprising, Powerful Ministry Pregnancy Centers Can Provide to Their Communities"
By Texas Right to Life October was Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, a time to commemorate babies whose lives with us may have been brief but will be forever remembered by their grieving families. Each year, miscarriage, stillbirth, and early infant loss affect thousands of families. Many people don’t realize the extent of this …Continue reading "Dad’s touching photo is a reminder that pregnancy affects men, too"
By Kelli Planned Parenthood shared an article last week that has drawn the ire of many on social media. It likened miscarriage to abortion, calling the two “sisters.” Pro-Life Libertarians shared a screen shot of the posting, commenting with a quip of their own, showing how nonsensical they felt the comparison was: The Daily Wire shared …Continue reading "Women furious as Planned Parenthood equates miscarriage and abortion"
By Dave Andrusko Already the happy mother of two, Michelle Hui learned she was pregnant again in 2016. But at just a little over six weeks, she found blood stains on her pants, according to Anastasios Manaras of the Weekly Observer. Doctors tell Mrs. Hui and her husband Ross, she has lost her baby. To …Continue reading "Mother miscarries, but doctors later amazed to discover she is carrying a second “miracle baby”"
By Dave Andrusko To put it mildly, I am not on top of popular culture, even the most popular of popular culture such as the hit CBS television show The Big Bang Theory. That’s my excuse for not knowing about an incredible essay one of the stars of the show, Melissa Rauch, wrote about her …Continue reading "Takeaways for pro-lifers from a powerful PSA about pregnancy loss created by “Big Bang Theory” star Melissa Rauch"
By Dave Andrusko From an incredible high, to a heart-breaking low, and then a miraculous return to joy. Elizabeth Stevens , 36, was early in her pregnancy when she received the shocking news from doctors at Royal London Hospital that she had lost her baby. Reporting for the Sun, Brittany Vonow wrote that with tears …Continue reading "Told she’d miscarried, woman goes to second hospital and is told her baby is alive!"
By Nancy Flanders Melissa Rauch, one of the stars of the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory, has announced her second pregnancy with her husband Winston. At the same time, she reflects on the loss of their first child due to miscarriage. The actress, whose Big Bang character has been leaning pro-life in her own …Continue reading "Big Bang Theory actress: Miscarriage ‘one of the most profound sorrows I have ever felt’"
By Nancy Flanders Melissa Hinnant and her husband Rick, founders of Grace & Lace, had already suffered a miscarriage when tragedy struck during the couple’s second pregnancy. During a routine doctor’s visit at roughly five months gestation, Melissa learned that she had dilated seven centimeters and that she would likely deliver her daughter, who would …Continue reading "Told she would never carry to term, one mother’s faith led to an unpredictable future"
By Dave Andrusko I’m not entirely sure the headline and sub-headline fully convey what JJ Keith actually wrote—“My miscarriages made me question being pro-choice: I was devastated when I lost my pregnancies, and I wondered: Does grieving this way mean abortion is wrong?”—but in its confusion and complexity it does capture the conflict in her …Continue reading "Miscarriage and the “never-borns”"
By Becky Yeh A stunning image of a baby boy, miscarried at 12 weeks gestation, is powerfully changing hearts and minds about abortion. Last year, Lara Price, shared the moving photo of her son, Noah, demonstrating the obvious humanity of preborn children in the womb and the brutality of abortion. The image, which displays Noah’s …Continue reading "Miscarried at 12 weeks, baby Noah is changing minds about abortion"
By Erin Mersino Like many women, I spent my early youth nurturing baby dolls. Some could hold their own bottle, some could cry by being flipped upside down, some looked more realistic than others—but they all shared one commonality. My dolls were all girls, or at least my imagination willed it so. How I loved …Continue reading "Sophie’s Mom"