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Catholic health care growth a benefit, not a threat, ethicist says

Washington D.C., Sep 20, 2017 / 12:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A research paper that depicts the growth of Catholic health care as a threat to reproductive health ignores the attraction of Catholic hospitals and downplays the ethical concerns about procedures like abortion and sterilization, one commentator has […]

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Assisted suicide for mental health issues? A Catholic response

Denver, Colo., Aug 5, 2017 / 04:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- With awareness of mental health conditions on the rise, how is the Church called to respond to those who do not simply wish to end their lives, but push for the right to do so legally? Adam […]

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Vatican gives free health care to Rome’s poor

Vatican City, Mar 1, 2016 / 12:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Poor and homeless men and women will now be able to turn to the Vatican for medical treatment, the latest initiative to offer care for those persons living on the streets of Rome. Located near the colonnade, the […]

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UN development goals for ‘reproductive health’ likely to increase abortions worldwide

Washington D.C., Aug 17, 2015 / 03:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The United Nations’ global development goals for the next 15 years still contain language that is all but certain to be used to increase access to abortion worldwide, say pro-life advocates. “We are profoundly concerned,” Rep. Chris […]

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Why this Catholic health care development is a game-changer for women

Omaha, Neb., Jul 24, 2015 / 03:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- With the hope of providing authentic and ethical health care for women, Dr. Thomas Hilgers, creator of Natural Procreative Technology, has worked for decades to establish a medical network that studies, understands, and treats the female fertility […]

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Bishops push for Congress to support conscience rights in health care act

Washington D.C., Feb 22, 2015 / 06:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Just because you may oppose abortion doesn’t mean you should be denied comprehensive health care coverage, according to Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore and Cardinal Sean O’Malley of Boston. The two spoke last Friday, urging Congress to […]

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Members of Congress: Abortion funding breaks health care law promise

Washington D.C., Dec 26, 2014 / 04:06 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- More than 75 members of Congress have written the Obama administration emphasizing that abortion coverage must be billed separately under the health care law, as it was promised. “The abortion surcharge must be a separate payment. However, […]

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A new era for women’s health care? This Catholic clinic hopes so

Denver, Colo., Dec 20, 2014 / 08:19 am (CNA/EWTN News).- While the phrase “women’s health” often conjures up images of artificial hormones, devices, and pills, one natural health care center in the Denver area is hoping to transform the way women receive care – one patient at […]

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US bishops elect new secretary, discuss health care ethics guide

Baltimore, Md., Nov 11, 2014 / 08:22 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops voted Tuesday on several committee leadership positions, also considering several liturgical proposals and moving forward with a New York canonization cause. At their fall general assembly in Baltimore, Md., on Nov. […]

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Celiac disease, health care, exorcism book on agenda for bishops’ meeting

Baltimore, Md., Nov 6, 2014 / 11:20 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The reception of Communion by those with Celiac Disease, avoiding cooperation with evil in health care partnerships, and a possible English translation of an exorcism ritual book are among the topics to be discussed by the U.S. […]

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