By Dave Andrusko A tip of the hat to News 4 in Jackson, Florida and to the Miami Herald for wonderful accounts about Tina Morton and her now five-month-old daughter, Addison. Reporters Jodi Mohrmann and Howard Cohen used the Mortons’ experience to investigate the more and more common practice of detecting—and monitoring–heart problems in …Continue reading "Prenatal diagnosis of heart defects leads to more happy outcomes"
By Nancy Flanders Receiving a prenatal diagnosis can be the most heartbreaking time in a person’s life. Being told that your child has a small chance at living or won’t live at all can instill the kind of fear in parents that leads to abortion at the advice of their doctor. Unfortunately, many parents …Continue reading "Catholic groups provide support, friendship, and hope to parents after prenatal diagnosis"
Editor’s note. This guest post appeared at blog.secularprolife.org/2013/09/adverse-prenatal-diagnosis-marlenas.html. It was written by Secular Pro-Life member Lindsey Musgrave. By Lindsey Musgrave I hope that this story emphasizes the importance of researching all options and even getting a second opinion when faced with a prenatal diagnosis. Sometimes, things truly are bad when it comes to prenatal anomalies, …Continue reading "Adverse prenatal diagnosis: Marlena’s story"