According to data published by the Center for Disease Control, abortion in the U.S. is at an all-time low, decreasing 24% since 2006. The disturbing trend is the 114% rise in the use of chemical abortions within that same timeframe. In New York, chemical abortion represents 29.6% of all abortions in 2017, up 12% from
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New York State is the nation’s abortion capital. Recently the NY State Department of Vital Statistics released its annual summary of abortion activity. Abortion continues its decade long downward trend. When the slide began in 2006, abortions numbered over 121,000 in NY. Since then abortions, are down 46% to 77,810. The most recent year over
A diverse forum of Buffalo area church leaders met on September 10 to discuss how to push back on New York’s notorious abortion expansion bill. The event invitation was co-signed by well-known WNY church leaders such as Bishop Malone of the Buffalo Diocese, Rev Juan Carlos Rivera of the Assembly of Christian Churches, Rev. Mike
In February, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released a final rule modifying the use of Title X grant monies by explicitly prohibiting their use in health clinics where abortion is used as a method of family planning. That policy is called the ‘Protect Life Rule.’ The implementation of this rule was suspended
Trisha is a recent college graduate, just starting her professional career in the Buffalo area. She and her boyfriend were excited about their future plans together. Then Trisha found out she is pregnant. Unsure of what to do, she told her boyfriend who strongly encouraged her to abort. Trisha, feeling like she would lose him if she didn’t follow his urgings, searched online for a place to learn more about abortion. She called CompassCare and got an appointment for the next day.
The American Medical Association (AMA) has joined a lawsuit with the last remaining abortionist in North Dakota against a new state requirement mandating full disclosure to a woman that her chemical abortion could be reversed. The AMA summarily rejects scientific studies demonstrating the effectiveness of progesterone therapy for reversing chemical abortions. 85% of all chemical
On June 13 Andrew Cuomo summarily eliminated religious exemptions for vaccine using propaganda to incite fear over a Measles outbreak. Christians believe all human life is made in the image of God and infinitely valuable. They also hold that each individual must maintain the right over their own person against the force of another. These
In 2018, Planned Parenthood’s long-time CEO Cecil Richards resigned in the midst of scandal, and was replaced by Physician CEO Leana Wen. In a three hour secret meeting on July 16, Planned Parenthood’s board summarily dismissed Dr. Wen for her lack of emphasis on abortion politics. Apparently Wen thought she was hired to run a
Late in June, Gallup released its longstanding annual report surveying America’s view on abortion. This highly regarded public-opinion poll showed that in just one year American’s who believe abortion ought to be either ‘illegal in only a few circumstances’ or ‘illegal in all circumstances’ jumped seven percentage points from 53% to 60%. Dr. Michael New
Liza began to experience increased anxiety that caused her to feel absolutely overwhelmed at the prospect of raising a child. She began to seriously consider abortion and when she shared her thoughts with a friend, that friend encouraged her to call Northtown Pregnancy Center (NPC), now CompassCare Buffalo.