31+ Negative Effects of the Pill

There are over 31 negative effects of the pill.[1] Here’s a quick list: Heart attacks Cancers Anaphylaxis Sudden total or partial blindness Environment poisoning Pulmonary embolisms Early abortion High blood pressure Dizziness and fainting Abdominal discomfort, bloating, and pain Gall bladder problems, including gallstones Inflammation of the pancreas Nausea and vomiting Fluid accumulation Long-term hormonal . . . Read more

How the Church Must Respond to the Overpopulation Myth

“The human person is man’s greatest resource.” There are two very important up-coming Vatican meetings we should pay close attention to: the Pontifical Academy for Life (PAV), October 5-7, and the Pontifical Academy of Science (PAS), November 2-4. This will be the first time the PAV meets since Pope Francis inaugurated the Academy’s new statues . . . Read more

The Birth Control Pill: Unintended Consequences

One of the most prominent features of the Culture of Death is its short-sightedness.  It puts grand plans into action and makes sweeping promises about how many lives will be saved or improved by its initiatives.  And then its architects are invariably shocked and surprised when a galaxy of negative unintended consequences quickly emerge, usually . . . Read more

The Conception Conundrum

There is much confusion and disagreement today about when human life actually begins.  The official and public face of the medical profession insists that life begins at implantation — yet every embryology and fetology textbook in use today states that it begins at the instant of fusion between sperm and egg.  For example, Essentials of . . . Read more

Abortifacient Brief: The Birth Control Pill

What exactly is abortifacient birth control? Essentially it’s a so-called “contraceptive” that actually can cause early abortion. The majority of women who want to inhibit their fertility (now about 10.7 million Americans[1]) turn to abortifacient birth control, especially “the Pill,”  which first became widely used in the late 1960’s and helped fuel the Sexual Revolution. Here are . . . Read more

Abortifacient Brief: The RU-486 Abortion Pill

At one time, the lives of preborn children were valuable to researchers for the pharmaceutical corporations.  The scientists worked hard to avoid injuring them as they developed new drugs.  But times have radically changed.  Big Pharma now spends millions of dollars annually developing drugs and devices that deliberately kill the preborn child as efficiently and . . . Read more

Abortifacient Brief: Depo-Provera

Depo-Provera is an injectable contraceptive drug that sometimes has an abortifacient effect.  It also possesses a long and checkered history rife with fraud and abuse. In 1967, Upjohn Pharmaceuticals began an extensive 11-year trial of Depo at Atlanta’s Grady Clinic in its attempts to get the drug approved for use in the United States.  The . . . Read more

Abortifacient Brief: Implants

Birth control implants are slowly becoming more popular as a method of birth control all over the world primarily because of heavy promotion by “family planners.”  Implants have several advantages from the population control viewpoint.  They do not require daily attention, they have a high effectiveness rate because the cause of most contraceptive failures (user . . . Read more

Abortifacient Brief: The Intrauterine Device

The intrauterine device (IUD) is a foreign body inserted into the uterus.  IUDs are made of a non‑reactive plastic such as polyethylene, and may include active chemicals or elements such as progesterone or copper which slowly diffuse into the uterus over a period of several years. The first modern‑day IUD, the Grafenberg Ring, was placed . . . Read more