Teen sex and condoms – should we or shouldn’t we?

By Dr John Hui In the light of concerns surrounding teenage sex, abortions and Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), many have called for the introduction of “sex education” into the curriculum for teens. More often than not, such education suggests that the answer lies in promoting the use of contraceptives, in particular condoms. Such an approach [...]

UK nurse wins right not to assist in abortions

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – A Catholic nurse in central England has won a battle over her right to refuse involvement in abortions.The nurse, who asked not to be named because of fear of reprisal from her hospital employer, convinced National Health Service managers that her right to conscientious objection was protected by law.Without anyone going to [...]

Values: Pro-Choice or Pro-life, but Pro-Who?

Today’s article in this continuing series on Values by the Catholic Medical Guild and Caritas Singapore looks at the emotionally charged debate over abortion. AUSTRALIAN journalist Melinda Tankard-Reist, who draws upon the experiences of more than 200 women to write about the lasting emotional shock and trauma that follows an abortion, shares this excerpt from [...]

Why I stopped doing Abortions: Interview with a Singaporean Doctor

Nick Chui interviews Dr. Peter Chew a Singaporean Obstetrician and Gynecologist at Gleneagles Medical centre who agreed to share his story.I understand that you used to do abortions. What made you decide to do this? In a nutshell, it was for financial considerations. I began my private practice as an Obstetrician and Gynecologist in 1979. [...]

“Champion of abortion” becomes defender of life

Stjan Adeservic, who performed 48,000 abortions, sometimes up to 35 per day  over 26 years is now the most important pro-life leader in Serbia.MADRID – The Spanish daily "La Razon" has published an article on the pro-life conversion of a former "champion of abortion". Stojan Adasevic, who performed 48,000 abortions, sometimes up to 35 per [...]