Bioethics Articles

And then there was this, June 2024

June 30, 2024|Comments Off on And then there was this, June 2024

By J.M. Glover: Brain Death: a moral dilemma The National Catholic Bioethics Center (NCBC) located near Philadelphia, is warning about [...]

Nova Scotia bill to educate people on Down syndrome

June 30, 2024|Comments Off on Nova Scotia bill to educate people on Down syndrome

Paul Tuns: Liberal MLA Keith Irving (Kings South) introduced Bill 440, which, if passed, would provide evidence-based data about Down [...]

Contracepting the future

June 14, 2024|Comments Off on Contracepting the future

Some rhythms and patterns are so regular that their interruption is all but almost impossible to imagine—the sun rises in [...]

Quebec man gets healthy finger amputated

May 15, 2024|Comments Off on Quebec man gets healthy finger amputated

Paul Tuns: A 20-year-old Quebec man was reported to have two fingers on his left hand amputated to deal with [...]

Motherhood in the age of abortion & IVF

May 13, 2024|Comments Off on Motherhood in the age of abortion & IVF

Mother’s Day should be an occasion for the celebration of our mothers, a day to venerate the office of motherhood [...]

Global surrogacy debate continues in Rome

May 3, 2024|Comments Off on Global surrogacy debate continues in Rome

Joanna Alphonso: Experts from around the world gathered in Rome’s LUMSA University (Libera Universita Maria SS. Assunta—a private Catholic university) [...]

Courts rule what a child is

April 29, 2024|Comments Off on Courts rule what a child is

Rory Leishman: On Feb. 16, the Supreme Court of Alabama touched off an international uproar, by holding that the state’s [...]

Transgender medicine exposed a medical malpractice

April 22, 2024|Comments Off on Transgender medicine exposed a medical malpractice

Paul Tuns: Leaked files from the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) show that medical professionals routinely practice medical [...]

Contraception is priority for national pharmacare program

April 10, 2024|Comments Off on Contraception is priority for national pharmacare program

Paul Tuns: On Feb. 29, federal Health Minister Mark Holland introduced Bill C-64, “An Act respecting pharmacare,” fulfilling the 2022 [...]

State-sanctioned sterility

February 16, 2024|Comments Off on State-sanctioned sterility

As many provinces celebrate Family Day, there is a movement afoot, in both Ontario and Manitoba, to follow the example [...]

Pope Francis calls for ban on surrogacy

February 5, 2024|Comments Off on Pope Francis calls for ban on surrogacy

Paul Tuns: During his annual address to diplomats in January, Pope Francis called surrogacy “a grave violation of the dignity [...]

Ontario free contraception motion defeated

January 30, 2024|Comments Off on Ontario free contraception motion defeated

Paul Tuns A private member’s bill, Motion 36, that called upon the Ontario Ministry of Health to provide universal access [...]

Baby Indi, RIP

January 12, 2024|Comments Off on Baby Indi, RIP

In recent years, the world has been treated to shockingly inhumane episodes, repeated with minor variations but with the same [...]