The latest up-to-date information on the legislative, ethical and medical aspects of abortion.
Some recent stories illustrate the continuing obsession, by some in the scientific community, with trying to make embryos in a way that “gets around” the ethical and legal barriers erected to protect young human life. Dr. David Prentice explores these recent attempts.
In this week’s blog post, Jonathan Imbody shares about a new proposed federal rule that, if finalized after a public comment period ending July 31, will allow pro-life medical professionals and programs to finally take advantage of family planning grants opportunities.
CMA doctors support administration proposal to tighten abortion-related safeguards in family planning funding
News Release | May 18, 2018
CMA CEO Dr. David Stevens: "Taxpayers want their money to support healthcare, and abortion is not healthcare. The 19,000-member Christian Medical Association (CMA, www.cmda.org) today expressed support for administration plans to disentangle taxpayer funds from abortion as a method of family planning.
In a continuing series of blogs on conscience in healthcare, Jonathan Imbody shares the discrimination stories of two nurses who faced losing their jobs for refusing to participate in abortions.
There are many examples of issues that were once unthinkable slowly becoming somewhat accepted, then becoming ordinary and commonplace, and eventually, for many in society, becoming the new standard of normality. In this week’s blog post, Dr. Robert Cranston discusses one of these issues that uses human embryonic stem cells.
Christian Medical Association highlights implementation of new US policy keeping tax dollars from abortion groups overseas
News Release | February 07, 2018
The 19,000-member Christian Medical Association (CMA, www.cmda.org), today lauded the administration's implementation of the new Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance policy.
Jonathan Imbody, CMA Vice President for Government Relations, said the policy is "effectively advancing human rights consistent with the values of the American people and the aims of US foreign health aid, by ensuring that all global health assistance tax dollars will be used to save lives and promote health and welfare for all."
Letters | January 22, 2018
Letters to Senator Mitch McConnell from Senator Lindsey Graham, Senator James Lankford, Senator Steve Daines, Senator Roy Blunt, Senator Joni Ernst and coalition regarding voting on Pain-Capable bill.
Court Briefs | January 18, 2018
Amici Curiae consists of American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American College of Pediatricians and Christian Medical Association
Letters | September 20, 2017
Letter to Representative Kevin McCarthy regarding the "Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act" (H.R. 36).
Court Briefs | June 13, 2017
Brief filed by Americans United for Life in support of Plaintiffs, National Institute of Family and Life Advocates v. Bruce Rauner and Bryan Schneider.