Abortion Has No Benefits, But Does Have Risks, New Research Shows

(Springfield, IL – May 7, 2013) – A meta-analysis combining the results of 8 studies of women facing unwanted pregnancies, published in the April 2013 issue of the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, has concluded that “there is no available evidence to suggest that abortion has therapeutic effects in reducing the mental health risks of unwanted or…

Visit of Dutch delegation

On Tuesday, 23 April 2013, a delegation of the Dutch pro-life organisation Schreeuw om Leven visited the EU parliament in Bruxelles. Schreeuw om Leven widely promotes the One of us citizen’s initiative throughout the Netherlands. On the occasion Dutch television BRINKTV.com interviewed Ms. Ana María del Pino García Barrera, the executive coordinator of the One…

Plenary session in Strasbourg

Plenary session in Strasbourg Speech by the commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom After one year is too early to make definitive conclusions The European Citizens’ Initiative can become useful to the citizens themselves, who will, thus, be part of the functioning of the European institutions work It is up to us to provide the means for a…

Nobel Prize Winner Participates at Vatican Conference

Development Biologist Says He Hopes to Bring Stem Cell Research to Public In order for adult stem cell research and therapy to progress, says Nobel Prize winner Dr. John Gurdon, it is essential to promote awareness and understanding of this complex science. Dr. Gurdon was one of the keynote speakers of today’s session of the…

North Dakota State Legislature: "Personhood" rights to be extended to the unborn

https://www.dignitatishumanae.com/index.php/north-dakota-state-legislature-personhood-rights-to-be-extended-to-the-unborn/         Rome, 27 March 2013     While many legislatures across the world are pushing for unrestricted access to abortion, the North Dakota Legislative Assembly has defied this tragic trend and instead has passed a series of bills designed to defend human life, from its conception.   In recognition of the unborn’s…

Week for life Europe 2013

The event was opened with a presentation by MEPs Carlo Casini and Jaime Mayor Oreja. Professor Pino Noia addressed a lecture entitled “He / She is One of Us”. Dr. Monica López-Barahona gave a presentation entitled “Biological status of the human embryo.” The representatives of the EU countries made ​​a brief presentation on the state…