Couple Who Refused Abortion, Entrusted Son to ‘God’s Hands’ After Being Told Condition Was Terminal, Learns Doctors Misdiagnosed Baby

Couple Who Refused Abortion, Entrusted Son to ‘God’s Hands’ After Being Told Condition Was Terminal, Learns Doctors Misdiagnosed Baby

DES MOINES, Iowa — A couple in Iowa who was counseled by doctors to abort their unborn son after he was diagnosed with a terminal condition has learned that their child, who was born last month, was misdiagnosed and is expected to live after all. “I didn’t feel like it was my decision to make,” […]

‘Monkey Dust’ Drug Causing Public Health Crisis in UK’s Midlands Region

‘Monkey Dust’ Drug Causing Public Health Crisis in UK’s Midlands Region

(The Christian Institute) — Police are warning of a new drug known as Monkey Dust, which causes powerful hallucinations and paranoia yet costs as little as £2. The drug, also known as MDPV, is causing a public health crisis across Staffordshire and the West Midlands, with paramedics called to 178 incidents since April. When approached […]

British Medical Association Proposes Allowing Euthanasia for Advanced Dementia, Parkinson’s Patients

British Medical Association Proposes Allowing Euthanasia for Advanced Dementia, Parkinson’s Patients

(The Christian Institute) — Plans to allow doctors to end the lives of patients with severe dementia or other degenerative diseases have been proposed by the British Medical Association (BMA). A recent court ruling allowed doctors to remove “clinically-assisted artificial nutrition and hydration” from some patients with the family’s agreement. These proposals go much further. […]

Kansas Mother Who Had Been Advised to Abort While Battling Breast Cancer Celebrates Baby’s First Birthday

Kansas Mother Who Had Been Advised to Abort While Battling Breast Cancer Celebrates Baby’s First Birthday

LEAWOOD, Kan. — A mother in Kansas recently celebrated her son’s first birthday after obtaining a second opinion upon being advised to abort her unborn child in order to undergo treatment for breast cancer. Stacey Johnson, a NICU nurse from Leawood, was elated when she learned in 2016 that she was pregnant with her second […]

STDs Rise in Washington, DC: Gonorrhea Cases Up 56 Percent

STDs Rise in Washington, DC: Gonorrhea Cases Up 56 Percent

(Outbreak News Today) — The District of Columbia Department of Health (DC Health) recently released its 2018 HIV, STD, Hepatitis, and TB Surveillance Report for the District of Columbia, which shows record numbers and increases among STDs–chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis. Health officials report a 35% increase of chlamydia, a 56% increase of gonorrhea, and a […]

Planned Parenthood Sues South Carolina for Ending Medicaid Funding to Abortion Facilities

Planned Parenthood Sues South Carolina for Ending Medicaid Funding to Abortion Facilities

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The sexually-centered abortion and contraception giant Planned Parenthood has filed a lawsuit against the State of South Carolina for ending Medicaid funding to entities that provide abortions. “The executive order has forced PPSAT (Planned Parenthood South Atlantic) to stop providing basic preventative health services to the Medicaid patients who rely on us […]

Belgium Euthanized Three Children, Hundreds Dealing With Conditions Common to Aging, in 2016-2017

Belgium Euthanized Three Children, Hundreds Dealing With Conditions Common to Aging, in 2016-2017

BRUSSELS — A new report out of Belgium shows that among the 4,337 Belgians who opted to die by euthanasia in 2016-2017, three were ill children, and hundreds of other cases were listed as “polypathology,” or the suffrage of a combination of health issues commonly related to aging, such as blindness, hearing loss, incontinence, dementia […]

Judge Issues Injunction Against Wisconsin Policy Excluding ‘Transsexual Surgeries’ From Medicaid Coverage

Judge Issues Injunction Against Wisconsin Policy Excluding ‘Transsexual Surgeries’ From Medicaid Coverage

MADISON, Wisc. — A federal judge appointed to the bench by then-President Barack Obama has issued a preliminary injunction against a policy under the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) that excludes “transsexual surgeries” from Medicaid coverage as they are deemed to be medically unnecessary. While the state argued that “[t]here is inadequate evidence to […]

Study: Hormone Therapy for ‘Transsexuals’ Has Major Health Risks

Study: Hormone Therapy for ‘Transsexuals’ Has Major Health Risks

(Christian Institute) — Hormone therapy for people attempting to “transition” from male to female carries major health risks, a new study suggests. Published by the American College of Physicians, it indicated that men who took female hormones for two years were over five times more likely to develop a potentially dangerous clot than men who […]

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