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Canadian Women Use Sex-Selection Abortions at Alarming Rate

A new study released this week by researchers in Canada suggests that women of Indian origin living in Ontario are likely using prenatal screenings to determine the gender of their children and are aborting their female babies out of a preference for males. “Our findings raise the possibility that couples originating from India may be [...]
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Study Shows One Abortion Ups Premature Birth Risk for Women by 36 Percent

Issues & Causes / Pro Life : (5 years ago)

Toronto, Canada ( -- A new study by a Canadian researcher finds that women who have just one abortion increase the risk of having a premature birth in a subsequent pregnancy by 36 percent. The research is the latest in ... Read Post

Sex Selection Abortions Shock Us, but Abortion of the Disabled Still Justified

Issues & Causes / Pro Life : Live Action Blog (3 years ago)

In a recent, now famous editorial in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, interim editor-in-chief Rajendra Kale called abortion of female babies “discrimination against women in its most extreme form.” He called for the withhol... Read Post

Why is the Abortion Rate Declining?

Issues & Causes / Pro Life : (13 hours ago)

Over the most recent decade for which data are available (2001–2011), the overall U.S. abortion rate, calculated as the annual number of abortions per 1,000 women of childbearing age (15 to 44), has dropped, continuing a trend that ... Read Post

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