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Expanding access to HIV treatment globally and strengthening the role of faith-based organizations in the provision of such services will be the focus of a consultation, co-organized byCaritas InternationalisandUNAIDS, to be held in Rome next Tuesday and Wednesday. “Ensuring 15 million people have access to hi...read more
Articles from section "Health Care and Illness"
Here is the Oct. 11 statement from the Catholic Health Alliance of Canada in response to the British Columbia Court of Appeal Decision on assisted suicide. * * * In a long-awaited decision …read more
Today, Pope Francis received in audience participants of a meeting organized by the International Federation of Catholic Medical Associations. Here is a translation of the address the Pope …read more
The Catholic Church has often been criticized for its opposition to the use of condoms in relation to preventing the spread of HIV infections. Religion is not the enemy according to a …read more
Here is the statement of Cardinal Timothy Dolan, president of the US bishops' conference, in response to theJune 28 Final Rule on the Health and Human Services Mandate. * * * Last Friday, the …read more
Archbishop William E. Lori of Baltimore, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' (USCCB) Ad Hoc Committee for Religious Liberty, and Russell D. Moore, Ph.D., president of the …read more