Medics gave ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ notices to patients with mental health issues or learning disabilities during Covid pandemic, report says

Jun 10, 2021 by

By Az Munrallee, Mailonline: Mentally ill patients and those with learning disabilities were given ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ orders by doctors during the pandemic, it emerged last night. The orders were issued if their heart stopped and at least one appears to have led to the death of a patient, it was reported. Charities said they were aware of many occasions when orders were ‘inappropriately’ given, with one saying it saw 20 in a single month. NHS England wrote to doctors last year as the...

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Catholic doctor should not have been banned from saving unborn babies

Jun 5, 2021 by

by Tim Dieppe, Premier: Medical authorities have turned ethical codes for medicine upside down by promoting easy access to pills which kill babies in the womb, whilst preventing a doctor from administering medicines which can help to save the lives of these babies. Coronavirus emergency measures were used last year to push through the legalisation of DIY abortion pills taken at home without any clinical assessment of suitability. The government originally promised to make no changes to...

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Rendering Treatment, Refusing Transformation (and Destruction): Preserving Medical Conscience Rights

May 30, 2021 by

By Eric D. Patterson, Public Discourse: It is wrong to force religious individuals who are highly skilled medical and mental health professionals to violate their core religious convictions by compelling them to support and participate in terminating life, or in elective therapies that seek fundamentally to alter the human person, whether to achieve transgender ends or transhumanist ones. The basic creed of the medical community is “Do no harm!” Today, this foundational principle, derived from...

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UK Prohibits Doctor From Practicing Medicine Just Because She Saved a Baby From Abortion

May 29, 2021 by

by Micaiah Bilger, Life News: Pro-life doctors in the United Kingdom are being punished for helping women save their unborn babies through the abortion pill reversal procedure. The pro-abortion group openDemocracy rejoiced this week after its undercover investigation into UK doctors providing abortion pill reversal procedures resulted in one doctor being investigated and placed on “interim conditions” at work. According to the group, the UK General Medical Council prohibited Dr. Eileen Reilly...

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Sperm donation is big business

May 23, 2021 by

by Michael Cook, Bio Edge: Another chapter in the Reproductive Revolution. According to a leading market research firm, by 2027, the market for commercial sperm will be worth US$4.86 billion. Its report says that growth in revenue is being driven by a rise in male and female infertility, supportive government initiatives, and growing social acceptance worldwide. This news coincided with yet another story about fertility fraud by an American doctor, this time in the Des Moines Register. Iowa...

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Science moves another step closer to human ‘hatcheries’

Mar 22, 2021 by

by Michael Cook, MercatorNet: Another step in “an explosion of new techniques and ideas for studying early development” of human embryos came last week from Israel. Researchers there have successfully grown mouse embryos for 12 days, which is about half the animal’s natural gestation period. The rough equivalent for a human would be a first-trimestre baby. They published an article in Nature last week. The news was crowded out by another big announced about human embryos: that separate...

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