Men & Abortion

Here are some key points on how abortion affects men and resources for men suffering from abortion: 1. Men suffer in the aftermath of abortion as well as women: Though not nearly as much research has been done on abortion’s effects on men as on women, considerable evidence shows that abortion often negatively affects men’s mental health . . . Read more

Does Legal Abortion Save Lives?

Here are the facts: 1. Legalizing abortion on-demand has not saved women’s lives: Pro-abortion politicians and groups argue that without easy access to abortion, substantial numbers of women would die through illegal, unregulated, and unsafe “back-alley” abortions. They say that this number of deaths would be greater than the current number of deaths of women . . . Read more

Ideological Bias Risking the Lives of Young Women

( — Scientific studies from around the world show that younger women, specifically those between the ages of 25 and 39, are increasingly being diagnosed with aggressive breast cancer—which has often spread further in the body by the time of diagnosis. A study on cancer rates in Geneva, Switzerland, published in 2007 found that breast cancer . . . Read more

HLI Statement on the Death of Savita Halappanavar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2012 – FRONT ROYAL, Virginia – The following is a statement from Father Shenan J. Boquet, president of Human Life International, on the death of Savita Halappanavar, an Indian woman who was allegedly refused an abortion from a Catholic hospital in Ireland: “The staff and pro-life missionaries of Human . . . Read more

Does Abortion Reduce Crime?

Research shows that abortion and crime rate are related. Legalizing abortion increases murder rates by up to 7%. This is because legalizing abortion is a contributing factor to the great increase in out‑of‑wedlock births and single parent families, which in turn contribute to increased crime rates. However, most people believe a faulty study that concluded abortion . . . Read more

Medical Symposium: Abortion Not Needed to Save Mother’s Life

By Committee for Excellence in Maternal Healthcare and The Life House Leading medical experts speaking at a major International Symposium on Excellence in Maternal Healthcare held in Dublin have concluded that “direct abortion is not medically necessary to save the life of a mother.” Professor Eamon O’Dwyer, speaking for the Committee of the Symposium, said . . . Read more

“Hugely Guilty,” but No Regrets?

How many genuine rights do people exercise on a daily basis that lead them to feel painfully guilty? One Dublin, Ireland mother who believes women have a “right” to choose abortion recently gave an inside look at the immense guilt and emotional pain that she experienced when an Irish Mail on Sunday reporter traveled with . . . Read more