Saturday, February 23, 2013

Heroic News: “From abortion to adoption” plus 4 more


From abortion to adoption


Posted: 23 Feb 2013 08:15 AM PST

Post-abortion syndrome is a term some use to describe the psychological consequences of abortion, such as guilt, anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts and alcohol or drug addiction. It's akin to post-traumatic stress syndrome. However, the term is not recognized in medicine. While some experts recognize the psychological effects of abortion, others say there are none.

Doc: German bishops were misled on morning after pill


Posted: 23 Feb 2013 08:02 AM PST

A leading Catholic doctor in Spain says he will write a letter to Germany's bishops to help correct what he believes to be their mistaken views on the morning-after pill.

Growing New Hearts Without Using Embryonic Stem Cells


Posted: 23 Feb 2013 05:03 AM PST

It seems like science fiction, but researchers have actually grown organs from stem cells, organs that were successfully transplanted into humans.

New research shows brain connectivity begins in utero


Posted: 23 Feb 2013 12:54 AM PST

Scientific investigation has proven to be a persuasive pro-life tool by shedding light on the humanity of the unborn child. Science has shown a baby’s tiny heart begins to beat by 21 days after conception and that by 20 weeks fetal age a baby is capable of feeling pain.

Pro life legislative victories across the US


Posted: 23 Feb 2013 12:49 AM PST

The pro-life movement continues to see successes, and failures, at the state level. Arkansas Governor Mike Beebe, a Democrat, must weigh whether the state legislature would override his potential veto of the 12-week abortion ban, which he believes is unconstitutional. Washington state may force health insurers to cover abortion if they cover prenatal care. And in Indiana, restrictions threaten to close a Planned Parenthood facility -- among other state items.