women’s health

Inspired by ASPAC, Filipino Mayor Declares City Pro-Life

Sorsogon City Mayor Sally Lee with husband, Governor Raul Lee -- both are pro-life advocates! SORSOGON CITY, Philippines -- Mayor Sally Lee declared Sorsogon City a “Pro-Life City” on February 2, in honor of pro-life month in the Philippines. The executive order highlights pertinent provisions of the Philippine Constitution, which [...]

By |2020-01-20T14:05:14-05:00February 13th, 2015|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , , |
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Over 8,000 Rally Against Anti-Life Propaganda in Uganda

AMURIA, Uganda -- Like the rest of Africa, Uganda has been besieged by outside forces relentlessly pressuring governments to embrace anti-life and anti-family policies. The angle is always the same: improving “reproductive health,” including abortion and contraception, will liberate women and encourage growth and prosperity in the developing world. To fight [...]

Study Shows Better Maternal Health Where Abortion Is Illegal

A report based on new research from Chile demonstrates that legal abortions are not any safer than illegal abortions. Researchers at the MELISA Institute have analyzed data which shows “that not only abortion-related mortality continued its decreasing trend in Chile after its prohibition by law in 1989, but also hospital [...]

By |2020-01-22T10:39:10-05:00November 13th, 2014|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , |
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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 [...]

By |2020-01-15T11:23:41-05:00July 22nd, 2013|Categories: Abortion|Tags: , , , |

Ideological Bias Risking the Lives of Young Women

(Zenit.org) -- 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 [...]

El Salvador Supreme Court Upholds Life in Beatriz Case

HLI President Applauds Decision The Supreme Court of El Salvador ruled 4-1 on Wednesday to uphold the country’s life-protecting laws and denied a petition to allow doctors to perform an abortion on a 22-year-old woman known only as Beatriz. In its decision, the court noted (contrary to the claims of [...]

By |2020-01-31T20:40:22-05:00May 30th, 2013|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , , |
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Ulterior Motives in Campaign to End Violence Against Women

International Planned Parenthood Federation’s (IPPF) recently launched campaign to end violence against women appears at first glance to be a laudable effort. The more one investigates the claims of the campaign’s writers, however, the more questions are raised about its true intent. Those who follow the latest trends in marketing [...]

By |2020-01-31T20:15:26-05:00April 4th, 2013|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , , |
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HLI Statement on the Death of Savita Halappanavar

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2012 - www.hli.org 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 [...]

By |2019-11-14T19:20:41-05:00November 15th, 2012|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , , |
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Planned Parenthood Deceives Women About Medical Emergencies

In a new video released today, workers at Planned Parenthood abortion clinics in seven states are heard deceiving undercover investigators with Live Action Advocate when asked specifically about woman being previously injured in any way after undergoing an abortion procedure at their clinics. All of the clinics called experienced medical [...]

By |2020-01-30T16:19:43-05:00October 24th, 2012|Categories: News and Commentary|Tags: , , |