Life News: An excellent piece by Beth Daley from the New England Center for Investigative Reporting called “Overused and Misunderstood” is a must read. It is about the new non-invasive prenatal screening tests offered by companies that claim they are 99% accurate. These screens are done early in pregnancy using only a maternal blood sample giving couples an eariler look at the health of their unborn baby. The problem is that these are screening tests but are being used as diagnostic tests.
Life News: The pro-life movement has been raising the ugly specter of abortions on babies with disabilities for years and now a new article in the Boston Globe confirms that the tests supposedly showing a baby having a mild or sever disability may be wrong.
Aleteia: A high-profile abortionist in Oklahoma with a checkered history was arrested after he allegedly gave abortion-inducing drugs to three undercover agents who were not pregnant, according to the state’s attorney general.