unborn child


Why Ireland should not have a referendum on the right to life

David Quinn | 16 February 2017 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, human rights, unborn child
It would subject the most vulnerable human beings to a tyranny of the majority.


The voiceless victims of domestic violence

Greg Donnelly | 16 December 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: domestic violence, unborn child
The unborn child is often a victim too, but who is held accountable?


Unborn babies are “organisms” says a British court

Philippa Taylor | 08 December 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: fetal alcohol syndrome, personhood, unborn child
A girl suffering fetal alcohol syndrome is refused compensation to help with her care.


Early pregnancy is so important for child development…

Carolyn Moynihan | 19 April 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: child obesity, motherhood, unborn child
The New Zealand Herald print edition today has a large photo of the unborn child -- early gestation --on the front page.


“I remember myself…”

Alma Acevedo | 16 December 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: personhood, right to life, unborn child
An unassailable pro-life argument was handed to me by a four-year-old.


The unmentioned victim at Ft. Hood

Sheila Liaugminas | 14 November 2009 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: unborn child
Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan has been charged with the murder of 12 military members and one civilian. But there was a fourteenth life taken in the violence, and the media haven’t been reporting that.


Babies tune into langauge before birth

Carolyn Moynihan | 13 November 2009 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: language, motherhood, unborn child
Listen carefully to the crying of your newborn baby and you may recognise the cadences of your own voice, especially if you are the mother. European researchers have discovered that even within the first week after birth, babies imitate the melodic patterns of voices they have heard while still in the womb. And that includes the “tunes” typical of the mother tongue.


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