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With the Catechism's clear defense of human life from the moment of conception, the Catholic Church is one of the most vocal advocates for an end to elective abortion. It's natural that many Catholics, then, are leaders in the pro-life movement. But Catholics and other Christians are hardly the only pro-lifers, a...read more
Articles from section "Science"
By Traci Osuna As a young medical resident in 1968, Dr. Thomas Hilgers was concerned with treating his patients and staying abreast of the latest medical advances. As a Catholic, he was also …read more
The World Federation of Catholic Medical Associations (FIAMC) is not associated with a German group that claims homeopathic treatments will cure homosexuality, a statement confirmed today. …read more
Here is the Vatican transcription of the 20-minute teleconference that took place Saturday between Benedict XVI and the crew aboard the International Space Station, on the occasion of the last …read more
This year, the John Templeton Foundation is honoring Martin Rees, a British cosmologist and astrophysicist. The annual Templeton Prize recognizes exceptional contributions to affirming life's …read more
Dr. Robert Edwards, IVF pioneer and recipient of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine, first fertilized a human egg in vitro (literally "in glass") in 1969. The embryo died after …read more