adolescents

“For us to make real progress as a country, our interventions must target this group.” ~ Ummy Mwalimu, Minister for Health, Community Development, Elderly and Children, speaking of the need to target adolescent girls with contraceptives, at the opening of the Family Planning 2020 “Progress Report” conference in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, earlier this month.…

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To my colleagues of the American Academy of Pediatrics, I am writing on behalf of all children and parents in our country in response to your recent policy statement “Contraception for Adolescents.” I am speaking both as a pediatrician and a mother of three children when I say that I simply cannot take your advice on this matter. The children…

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young woman swallowing birth control pill

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Updated October 7, 2014 – CONTACT: Krista Thomas at 540-622-5270 – kthomas@hli.org – www.hli.org FRONT ROYAL, Virginia — Following is a statement from Father Shenan J. Boquet, president of Human Life International, in reference to yesterday’s announcement that the American Academy of Pediatrics has recommended that children begin to use long-acting reversible contraceptives. “With today’s…

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planned parenthood clinic

Planned Parenthood is trying to give itself a public image makeover. Human Life International Chairman, Patricia Bainbridge, is determined that America’s largest abortion pro­vider and most vocal proponent of abortion won’t get away with it. “Planned Parenthood is and al­ways has been about changing the way people view human sexuality,” the Bainbridge said at a…

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