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Here is the translation of the message written by Archbishop Zygmunt Zimowski, president of the Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers, on the occasion of the Seventh World Autism Day. * * * Message of the President of the Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers H.E Msgr. Zygmunt Zimowski for the...read more
Articles from section "Health Care and Illness"
Experts gathered in the Vatican over the weekend to examine the growing trend of prescribing psychotropic medications to children, and whether these drugs are doing more harm than good. …read more
When children become ill, methods used to treat them should not only seek to heal the illness, but respect the intrinsic dignity and rights of those suffering. This message lies at the center …read more
Is the use of prescription drugs effective for treating emotional and behavioral problems in children? Is it even safe? Experts will attempt to answer these questions during a Vatican …read more
Here is the intervention by the Holy See delegation to the 66th World Health Assembly. The meeting is under way in Geneva, Switzerland. The address byArchbishop Zygmunt Zimowski, the …read more
A court in Scotland has ruled that two Catholic midwives have a right to refuse to help in any way with abortions or scheduling abortions. The Edinburgh court upheld last Wednesday the right …read more