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Life & Health Issues News Articles

Tinkering with the Code of Life
SOURCE: American Policy Roundtable
Dr. Charles McGowen
May 13, 2015

Iranian Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani’s potential execution rallies U.S. Christians
SOURCE: The Washington Post
Adelle M. Banks
September 28, 2011

Labs grow human-animal hybrids
SOURCE: Daily Mail
July 23, 2011

Steele In Hot Water Over Abortion Comments
SOURCE: NPR News
Liz Halloran
March 12, 2009

Civil disobedience threatened over proposed abortion bill
SOURCE: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Tim Townsend
March 06, 2009

2 Marylanders arrested in Ga. probe of suicide network
SOURCE: The Baltimore Sun
Kelly Brewington and Justin Fenton
February 27, 2009

Abortion opponents march to mark Roe vs. Wade anniversary
SOURCE: The Chicago Tribune
Jeff Long
January 19, 2009

Cleveland's first March for Life anti-abortion event draws 200
SOURCE: The Plain Dealer
Laura Johnston
January 18, 2009

Critics Furious Over UK Airing Of Assisted Suicide
SOURCE: The Associated Press
December 10, 2008

War Brews over Abortion Bill
SOURCE: The New York Post
Ray Kerrison
December 08, 2008

Toddler Fine After Key Penetrates His Eye
SOURCE: AOL News
November 25, 2008

Why the States Did Not Prosecute Women for Abortion Before Roe v. Wade
SOURCE: Americans United for Life
Clarke D. Forsythe
October 29, 2008

Tainted Drugs Tied to Maker of Abortion Pill
SOURCE: New York Times
JAKE HOOKER and WALT BOGDANICH
February 01, 2008

A Stem Cell of Corruption
SOURCE: Radio Transcript: Common Sense
Paul Jacob
December 10, 2007

Heisman Hopeful Tim Tebow's Family Ties Are Strong
SOURCE: The Gainsville Sun
Suzy A. Richard
December 07, 2007

Fifth-Graders Mistakenly Shown Part of Porn Movie
SOURCE: Associated Press
September 13, 2007

Americans Popping Nearly Twice as Many Painkillers Than in 1997
SOURCE: Associated Press
August 20, 2007

Dr. Kevorkian to get $50K for UF talk
SOURCE: Gainsville.com
JACK STRIPLING
August 13, 2007

Kevorkian visit draws Schiavo brother's ire
SOURCE: Gainesville.com
JACK STRIPLING
August 13, 2007

‘Dr. Death’ at U.F.
SOURCE: Florida Baptist Witness
JAMES A. SMITH SR
August 13, 2007

Oversexed Society Taking Toll on Girls' Mental Health
SOURCE: FoxNews
August 09, 2007

House OKs Plan to Allow Prescription Drug Imports
SOURCE: Associated Press
August 03, 2007

‘Dr. Death’ at U.F.
SOURCE: Florida Baptist Witness
JAMES A. SMITH SR., Editorial
August 02, 2007

Democrats pledge support for wide access to abortion
SOURCE: Chicago Tribune
Mike Dorning
July 18, 2007

Obviously Some Physicians Are Not Above Barbarism
SOURCE: The Vindicator
Charles McGowen, M.D.
July 08, 2007

Fight Over Vaccine-Autism Link Hits Court
SOURCE: Washington Post
Shankar Vedantam
June 11, 2007

Comatose man wakes out of 19 coma to a changed Poland
SOURCE: Associated Press
June 05, 2007

Supreme Court Ruling Brings Split in Antiabortion Movement
SOURCE: Washington Post
Alan Cooperman
June 04, 2007

2,000 stories of regret swayed Court
SOURCE: Associated Press
JOHN BARRY
May 02, 2007

High court backs ban on disputed abortion method
SOURCE: LA Times
April 19, 2007

Abortion Ruling Emboldens Opponents
SOURCE: Forbes.com
JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS
April 19, 2007

Abortion fight coming
SOURCE: Newsday.com
TIMOTHY M. PHELPS
April 19, 2007

Justices Uphold Abortion Procedure Ban
SOURCE: Forbes.com
MARK SHERMAN
April 19, 2007

Governor vetoes HPV vaccine measure
SOURCE: Associated Press
April 12, 2007

HPV Vaccine Law On Ice For Now
SOURCE: The Tampa Tribune
JOSH POLTILOVE
March 22, 2007

Legislators misguided about vaccine, researcher says
SOURCE: KPCNews
Cindy Bevington
March 16, 2007

Researcher blasts HPV marketing
SOURCE: KPC Media
CINDY BEVINGTON
March 16, 2007

District gags 14-year-olds after 'gay' indoctrination
SOURCE:
World Net Daily
March 15, 2007

House Rejects Perry's HPV Vaccine Order
SOURCE: Janet Elliott
Houston Chronicle
March 13, 2007

Romney says government was wrong in Schiavo case
SOURCE: Orlando Sentinel
March 12, 2007

Stem-cell debate's fate could fall to voters
SOURCE: Orlando Sentinel
Maya Bell
March 05, 2007

CDC doctor opposes law for vaccine
SOURCE: THE WASHINGTON TIMES
Gregory Lopes
February 28, 2007

Vaccine meeting, Merck donation coincide
SOURCE: Associated Press
LIZ AUSTIN PETERSON
February 22, 2007

Merck drops its push for vaccine mandate
SOURCE: USA Today
February 21, 2007

Lobbying for Vaccine to Be Halted
SOURCE: New York Times
Andrew Pollack
February 21, 2007

Not so fast. Our position: The push to require all girls to get HPV vaccine is premature.
SOURCE: Orlando Sentinel
February 19, 2007

OBGYN Questions HPV Vaccine Gardasil
SOURCE: The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Editorial Office
February 16, 2007

STD vaccine campaign sweeping the nation
SOURCE: WorldNetDaily
Bob Unruh
February 15, 2007

STD vaccine campaign sweeping the nation
SOURCE: World Net Daily
Bob Unruh
February 08, 2007

Commentary: Dr. Joseph DeSoto: W.Va. shouldn't force HPV vaccinations
SOURCE: Charleston Daily Mail
January 23, 2007

DeRolph seen as worthy milestone, but continued fix is questioned
SOURCE: Columbus Dispatch
JOE HALLETT
January 22, 2007

Florida NOW selects license plate design
SOURCE: Orlando Sentinel
April Hunt
January 09, 2007

Power Shift in Congress Revives Health Debate
SOURCE: New York Times
ROBERT PEAR
January 08, 2007

FDA eases limits on Plan B sales
SOURCE: Associated Press
ANDREW BRIDGES
August 24, 2006

Dead Baby Found In Abortion Clinic, Clinic Closed
SOURCE: CBS 4
Dave Malkoff
July 29, 2006

Senate to Consider Parental Notification for Minors Wanting Abortions
SOURCE: Associated Press
July 25, 2006

Crist faults Bush's veto of stem cell bill
SOURCE: Gannett News Service
Aaron Deslatte
July 24, 2006

Society switches focus away from children
SOURCE: USA Today
Sharon Jayson
July 12, 2006

Pentagon Document Classifies Homosexuality as Mental Disorder
SOURCE: Associated Press
June 20, 2006

Clinton Opens Debate on Family Planning
SOURCE: New York Times
RAYMOND HERNANDEZ
June 15, 2006

House panel debates Ohio abortion-ban bill
SOURCE: The Plain Dealer
Aaron Marshall
June 14, 2006

Rejecting the Canadian way
SOURCE: Pacific Research Institute
Sally Pipes
May 25, 2006

Merck's dance with the religious right
SOURCE: CNN.com
Aaron Smith
May 16, 2006

Bush rejects call to extend deadline
SOURCE: Orlando Sentinel
Robyn Shelton and Jim Stratton
May 11, 2006

Bush Promotes Medicare Benefit at Florida GOP Fundraiser
SOURCE: Associated Press
May 09, 2006

Sen. Feingold says he supports gay marriage
SOURCE: WASHINGTON (AP)
April 05, 2006

Doctor flies into South Dakota to perform abortions
SOURCE: CNN
Drew Griffin and Kira Kay
April 04, 2006

South Dakota Abortion Bill Could Impact Roe V. Wade
SOURCE: Associated Press
March 16, 2006

Abortion Rights Group Tries to Stall South Dakota Abortion Law
SOURCE: Fox News
March 16, 2006

Florida high court weighs abortion issue
SOURCE: Associated Press
March 10, 2006

South Dakota Bans Most Abortions
SOURCE: Associated Press
CHET BROKAW
March 07, 2006

Stumbling Start For Drug Program Sparks Congressional Debate
SOURCE: Fox News
Kelley Beaucar Vlahos
February 03, 2006

US abortion rights groups say battle being lost
SOURCE: Reuters
January 30, 2006

Demonstrators Mark Roe V. Wade Anniversary
SOURCE: Associated Press
MARTIGA LOHN
January 23, 2006

Abortion Law Sent Back to Lower Court
SOURCE: San Francisco Gate
Charles Lane
January 19, 2006

Comatose Mass. Girl Responds to Stimuli
SOURCE: The Associated Press
ADAM GORLICK
January 19, 2006

Supreme Court Backs Oregon Assisted Suicide Law
SOURCE: Fox News
Jane Roh
January 18, 2006

Supreme Court Backs Oregon Assisted-Suicide Law
SOURCE: Fox News
January 17, 2006

New Jersey Assembly Passes Indoor Smoking Ban
SOURCE:
Jeffrey Gold
January 10, 2006

South Korean researcher faked all stem-cell lines
SOURCE: ASSOCIATED PRESS
January 02, 2006

Researchers find adult cells that mimic embryonic stem cells
SOURCE: University of Louisville
December 19, 2005

Mass. High Court Hears Life Support Case
SOURCE: Associated Press
ADAM GORLICK
December 07, 2005

Taft threatens to veto stem-cell research ban
SOURCE: The Plain Dealer
Julie Carr Smyth
December 02, 2005

Reagan Era Document Raises Concerns About Alito
SOURCE: Fox News
December 01, 2005

Supreme Court Hears Youth Abortion Case
SOURCE: Fox News
Jane Roh
December 01, 2005

Roundtable Urges Lawmakers to Reject Taft’s Personal Agenda on Cloning and Stem Cell Research
SOURCE: American Policy Roundtable
David Zanotti
November 30, 2005

Precedent at Stake in Supreme Court Abortion Case
SOURCE: Fox News
Jane Roh
November 30, 2005

Mo. Priests Join Fight Against Stem Cells
SOURCE: Associated Press
November 29, 2005

Fifty babies a year are alive after abortion
SOURCE: The Sunday Times - Britain
Lois Rogers
November 29, 2005

Supreme Court to Decide on N.H. Abortion Law
SOURCE: Associated Press
November 28, 2005

Response to the Cincinnati Enquirer
SOURCE: American Policy Roundtable
David Zanotti
November 22, 2005

Issue One Follow Up
SOURCE: American Policy Roundtable
David Zanotti
November 22, 2005

Cloning too Complicated to Rush
SOURCE: American Policy Roundtable
David Zanotti
November 17, 2005

Cloning may one day put hair on your head
SOURCE: Associated Press
Malcolm Ritter
November 17, 2005

Report: FDA Did Not Follow Procedures in Morning-After Pill Decision
SOURCE: Associated Press
November 15, 2005

Dewine: Alito Should Not Be Filibustered
SOURCE: Associated Press
November 02, 2005

Senate May Postpone Stem Cell Vote Until Next Year
SOURCE: Associated Press
October 19, 2005

Miers Pledged Support for Anti-Abortion Action In '89
SOURCE: Associated Press
October 19, 2005

High Court Allows Mo. Prisoner to Get Abortion
SOURCE: Associated Press
October 18, 2005

Experts See Legal Abortion Without Roe
SOURCE: Fox News
Jane Roh
October 18, 2005

What Bob Taft hopes you don’t discover about Issue One
SOURCE: American Policy Roundtable
David Zanotti
October 07, 2005

Euthanasia Case Hinges on Jurisdiction Questions
SOURCE: Fox News
October 06, 2005

Supreme Court to Revisit Assisted Suicide
SOURCE: Associated Press
GINA HOLLAND
October 05, 2005

FDA commissioner abruptly steps down
SOURCE: Associated Press
September 27, 2005

Vermont Court Hears Arguments in Lesbian Custody Case
SOURCE: Associated Press
David Gram
September 08, 2005

Facts on
SOURCE: The Life Issues Institute
Dr. William Brennan
September 06, 2005

Stem-cell group seeks GOP support for state constitutional amendment
SOURCE: Orlando Sentinel
Josh Hafenbrack
September 02, 2005

RU-486 Hoechsts Connection to the Jewish Holocaust
SOURCE: Life Issues Institute
William Brennan, Ph.D.
September 01, 2005

Planned Parenthood Strikes Deal on Plan B
SOURCE: Life Issues Institute
Jim Sedlak
September 01, 2005

Stem Cell Breakthrough Is Reported by Scientists
SOURCE: Los Angeles Times
Associated Press
August 22, 2005

Lutherans Reject Sex-Same Blessing Push
SOURCE: Associated Press
RACHEL ZOLL
August 12, 2005

NARAL Withdraws Anti-Roberts Ad
SOURCE: Fox News
Associated Press
August 12, 2005

Roe v. Wade Full Decision
SOURCE:
August 11, 2005

Umbilical Cord Research Ignored
SOURCE: Florida Sun-Sentinel
Dolores V. McBride
August 09, 2005

Evangelical Lutherans to vote on gay ordination, unions
SOURCE: Associated Press
August 08, 2005

Florida Lawmaker plans to introduce a bill to fund some stem cell research
SOURCE: Miami Herald
DAVID ROYSE
August 05, 2005

Stem Cell Bill Should Die by Veto
SOURCE: USA Today Editorial
Tom Coburn
August 04, 2005

Governor Taft Finds that Fair Can Indeed be Foul
SOURCE: Julie Carr Smyth
August 04, 2005

Frist Dissed by Groups for Stem-Cell Stance
SOURCE: Associated Press
August 03, 2005

Roundtable Calls for Defeat of Third Frontier
SOURCE: American Policy Roundtable
David Zanotti
August 02, 2005

Frist Backs More Embryonic Stem Cell Research
SOURCE: Fox News
August 01, 2005

Fox News Transcript: Senators Debate Stem Cell Research
SOURCE: Fox News
August 01, 2005

Frist to Back Stem Cell Research
SOURCE: Associated Press
July 29, 2005

Gonzales: Court Not Bound by Roe v. Wade
SOURCE: Associated Press
July 27, 2005

Abortion looms as key issue in Roberts' confirmation battle
SOURCE: Knight Ridder
Shannon McCaffrey
July 22, 2005

Prospects of Senate Stem Cell Vote Dim
SOURCE: Associated Press
July 21, 2005

New abortion-pill deaths investigated
SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle
Alex Barnum
July 20, 2005

NARAL Analysis of John G. Roberts JUNE 2001
SOURCE: NARAL.org
July 19, 2005

Senators Push for Stem Cell Research Bill
SOURCE: Fox News
July 14, 2005

Senators Urge Change in Stem Cell Rules
SOURCE: Associated Press
July 13, 2005

Gov. Jeb Bush ends inquiry into Schiavo's collapse
SOURCE: Associated Press
David Royse
July 11, 2005

Democrats Not Willing to Explore
SOURCE: The Plain Dealer
Reginald Fields
July 08, 2005

Indiana Planned Parenthood Must Allow State to Access Medical Records of Patients Under Age 14 Seen at Clinics
SOURCE: Medical News Today
July 05, 2005

Governor's Veto Opens the Door to Stem Cell Research
SOURCE: American Policy Roundtable
July 01, 2005

Governor vetoes legislative ban on stem cell research
SOURCE: Associated Press
JOHN McCARTHY
June 30, 2005

Stem Cell Conference Opens in California
SOURCE: Associated Press
PAUL ELIAS, AP Biotechnology Writer
June 23, 2005

Gov. Bush Eschews Stem Cells
SOURCE: Wired
Kristen Philipkoski
June 23, 2005

Bush Backs Law for Faith-Based Groups' Funding
SOURCE: Associated Press
June 22, 2005

Court Defends Oregon Euthanasia
SOURCE: BBC News
June 21, 2005

Mrs. Reagan Likely to Push Stem Cell Bill
SOURCE: Associated Press
June 17, 2005

Mental disorders common in U.S.
SOURCE: Robyn Shelton
Orlando Sentinel
June 07, 2005

Group Sues to Stop South Dakota Abortion Law
SOURCE: Associated Press
June 07, 2005

Texas Governor Signs Abortion Bill
SOURCE: The Associated Press
JAMIE STENGLE
June 06, 2005

Court Rules Against Pot for Sick People
SOURCE: The Associated Press
GINA HOLLAND
June 06, 2005

Florida Governor Signs Bill Regulating Abortion Clinics
SOURCE: Tallahassee Bureau
John Kennedy
June 01, 2005

Conn. House OKs Funds for Stem Cell Study
SOURCE: Associated Press
June 01, 2005

Mass. Lawmakers Override Veto on Stem Cell Research
SOURCE: Fox News
June 01, 2005

Sex offenders in 14 states given impotence drugs
SOURCE: Associated Press
Kevin Freking
May 29, 2005

Connecticut Senate Votes for State Funded Embryonic Cell Studies
SOURCE: NewsDay
Mark Pazniokas
May 27, 2005

Top Court Puts Abortion on Front Burner in Taking Case
SOURCE: Associated Press
Gina Holland
May 26, 2005

Embryonic Stem Cell Bill Moves to Senate
SOURCE: Associated Press
May 25, 2005

House Vote on Stem Cell Funding Changes
SOURCE: Fox News
May 24, 2005

Could Bush's Ban on Stem Cell Research be Reversed?
SOURCE: CNN
KAREN TUMULTY
May 17, 2005

ACLU Files Suit Over Abstinence Program
SOURCE: Fox News
May 17, 2005

Sweedish Scientists Try to Proove Sexuality Through Smell Test
SOURCE: Fox News
Associated Press
May 10, 2005

Judge's Ruling Against Sex-Ed Program Grabs National Eye - Angry Parents Take a Stand
SOURCE: Fox News
Kelley Beaucar Vlahos
May 09, 2005

Lawmakers pass parental notice bill
SOURCE: Miami Herald
JACKIE HALLIFAX
May 06, 2005

Comatose Firefighter Speaks after 10 Years
SOURCE: The Buffalo News
GENE WARNER
May 03, 2005

FLORIDA: Medicaid could go private-run
SOURCE: The Miami Herald
DAVID ROYSE
April 29, 2005

U.S. governors consider Medicaid reform
SOURCE: The Associated Press
ROBERT TANNER
April 25, 2005

Schiavo Battle Prompts Proposal
SOURCE: Orlando Sentinel
Tamara Lytle
April 20, 2005

Web master: There's nothing parents can do to stop I-porn
SOURCE: The Plain Dealer
Diana Keough
April 17, 2005

Are kids addicted to Web porn?
SOURCE: The Plain Dealer
Diana Keough
April 17, 2005

Granddaughter yanks grandma's feeding tube
SOURCE: World Net Daily
Sarah Foster
April 12, 2005

FLORIDA: Abortion-notice bills gain steam
SOURCE: Orlando Sentinel
Beth Kassab
April 07, 2005

Hundreds Mourn for Schiavo at Mass in Florida
SOURCE: Reuters
Robert Green
April 06, 2005

Government Web Site Telling Parents to Promote Teen Abstinence Draws Protest
SOURCE: Associated Press
Kevin Freking
April 01, 2005

Battle Over Terri Schiavo Not Over
SOURCE: Fox News
Jane Roh
April 01, 2005

U.S. Court Again Rejects Schiavo Appeal
SOURCE: Associated Press
March 31, 2005

Massachusetts Senate OKs Stem Cell Bill
SOURCE: Associated Press
ABC News
March 31, 2005

In Memory of Terri Shaivo 1963-2005
SOURCE: ABC News
March 31, 2005

Roundtable Letter to the Florida Senate concerning Terri Schiavo
SOURCE: American Policy Roundtable
David Zanotti
March 30, 2005

Appeals Court to Consider Schiavo Request
SOURCE: ABC News
Appeals Court to Consider Schiavo Request
March 30, 2005

Schiavo's husband agrees to autopsy
SOURCE: Orlando Sentinel
Maya Bell, Wes Smith and Sean Mussenden
March 29, 2005

Schiavo Recieves Last Rites, Gov. Bush Can't Step In
SOURCE: Fox News
March 28, 2005

Schiavo's Health Wanes as Parents Appeal
SOURCE: Associated Press
March 25, 2005

US Supreme Court Rejects Schiavo Case
SOURCE: Yahoo News
March 24, 2005

Schiavo's Parents Turn to Supreme Court
SOURCE: Fox News
March 24, 2005

Federal Court Reviewing Schiavo Right-To-Die Case
SOURCE: ABC News
Robert Green
March 21, 2005

Congress, Court Don't Act in Brain Damage Case
SOURCE: Reuters
Joanne Kenen
March 17, 2005

Michael Schiavo Attacks Gov. Bush
SOURCE: Associated Press
March 16, 2005

Florida Senate & House Reach Deal in Effort to Block Schiavo's Death
SOURCE: Tallahassee Bureau
Sean Mussenden
March 15, 2005

Schiavo's Parents Pin Hope on Bill
SOURCE: Tallahassee Bureau
Sean Mussenden
March 14, 2005

American Families Grapple with Decisions on Death
SOURCE: Reuters
Jane Sutton
March 14, 2005

Family in dispute over fate of 81-year-old whose granddaughter cut off nourishment
SOURCE: WorldNetDaily
Sarah Foster
March 12, 2005

U.S. Drops Anti-Abortion Demand
SOURCE: Fox News
March 07, 2005

Parents want divorce for brain-damaged daughter
SOURCE: Associated Press
March 01, 2005

Florida: State Aims to Counsel Against Abortion with Hotline
SOURCE: Tallahassee Bureau
Sean Mussenden
March 01, 2005

U.S. to U.N.
SOURCE: Fox News
February 28, 2005

Marrow Has Cells Like Stem Cells, Tests Show
SOURCE: Washington Post
Rick Weiss
February 08, 2005

British Scientists Get Human Cloning License
SOURCE: The Drudge Report
February 08, 2005

Where's that Religious Fanatic we Elected?
SOURCE: Townhall.com
Ann Coulter
January 27, 2005

Bush Phones In Support at Anti-Abortion Rally
SOURCE: Fox News
January 25, 2005

Florida: Supreme Court Refuses State's Appeal in Schiavo Case
SOURCE: Orlando Sentinel
Maya Bell
January 25, 2005

Activists March on Roe v. Wade Anniversary
SOURCE: Associated Press
January 24, 2005

Jane Roe Wants High Court to End Abortion
SOURCE: Fox News
January 19, 2005

Ban on Gay Adoption Holds in Florida
SOURCE: South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Ann O'Neil and Maya Bell
January 11, 2005

Abortion Foe Roemer Running for DNC Chief
SOURCE: Associated Press
ABC News
January 10, 2005

Florida: Illegal Abortion Clinic Busted
SOURCE: Associated Press
Tampa Tribune
January 06, 2005

California Stem Cell Reaseach Progresses: Complaints are Mounting
SOURCE: Associated Press
Mercury News.com
January 06, 2005

Lawmakers Claim Tourt Reform will be Hotly Debated
SOURCE: Southern Illinois Journal
JIM MUIR
January 05, 2005

Bush to Renominate 20 Pro-life Judges
SOURCE: Life News.com
Steven Ertelt
December 31, 2004

Study Shows Moble Phones May Harm DNA
SOURCE: Reuters
Doug Young
December 21, 2004

Government Lawyers: Smoking Companies Target Teens
SOURCE: Associated Press
Fox News
December 20, 2004

Stem cell initiative challenged
SOURCE: Union-Tribune
Terri Somers
December 07, 2004

Netherlands Hospital Euthanizes Babies
SOURCE: ABC News
Associtated Press
December 01, 2004

Investigating the Morning After Pill
SOURCE: Fox News
November 30, 2004