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12 Myths about Assisted Suicide and Medical Aid In Dying

This article is written by Ronald W. Pies, MD and Annette Hanson, MD and was published by mdmag.com on July 7, 2018. Introduction In an age of “alternative facts”, it’s hard to sort out myth from reality when it comes to so-called

Mozambique Medical Outreach May 2018

Aid to Africa Mozambique Medical Outreach Update In total we did 67 cataract eye surgeries on the first 2 days of the outreach being May the 14th and 15th. Two ladies told me that they had lost hope of ever

Angola Medical Outreaches

Photos from various medical outreaches to Angola by Doctors For Life

LIFEalerts: 11 May 2018

Abortion USA – Debating the pro-abortion argumentsUSA – Abortion is equivalent to murder Alternative Medicine [No news today] Euthanasia Netherlands – Suicide machine from ‘Dr. Death’ draws outrageBelgium – Research reveals trends in medical practice of euthanasia Belgium – How

LIFEalerts: 20 April 2018

Hawaii legalises assisted suicide

Abortion Ireland – Poll shows support for abortion is declining Argentina – Hundreds of thousands march to protest legalized abortion Alternative Medicine [No news today] Euthanasia USA – Battle for medical conscience rights of doctors’ USA – Not a single

Mozambique Medical Outreaches

Photos from various medical outreaches to Mozambique by Doctors For Life

South Africa Medical Outreaches

Photos from various medical outreaches in South Africa by Doctors For Life

Malawi Medical Outreaches

Photos from various medical outreaches to Malawi by Doctors For Life

Botswana Medical Outreaches

Photos from various medical outreaches to Botswana by Doctors For Life

Doctors For Life April 2018 Newsletter

From the CEO’s desk Friends are at the heart of everything that’s done at Doctors for Life. There is an African proverb which says that one person’s arms cannot encompass a Baobab tree. We at DFL know it so well.

LIFEalerts: 06 April 2018

  Abortion USA – You won’t support abortion if you see what it looks like USA – Legal abortion is not safe for the mother or the baby Alternative Medicine Spain – Woman dies after ‘bee sting’ alternative therapy France

LIFEalerts 14 March 2018

Abortion Ireland – Abortion is not Ireland’s standardUSA – Five states join 22 others to oppose abortion Alternative Medicine New Zealand – Pharmacy Councils’ position on alternative medicines disappointingUSA – FDA warns of fraudulent and unapproved flu products USA –

Special Life Alert: USA – Yale data: Cancer patients relying on unproven alternative treatments likely to die two and a half times sooner

According to Altmetric, which tracks the distribution and discussion of research papers online, a July article by several Yale physicians is the most-discussed paper ever published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute (JNCI). The title of this blockbuster:

LIFEalerts: 23 February 2018

Abortion USA – New Study observes emotional suffering after abortionTasmania – more states join to oppose abortion Alternative Medicine [No news today] Euthanasia South Africa – African Medical Doctors Reject EuthanasiaBelgium – Death on Demand IVF and Surrogacy USA –

LIFEalerts 09 February 2018

Abortion USA – Trump protects doctors’ conscience rights on abortionUSA – Abortion giant seeks revenue in gender-confused minors USA – More abortion workers change their minds USA – New Bill protects babies born alive after botched abortions Alternative Medicine [No

Daring South Africa to give hope instead of abortion as a death sentence!

Embargo: Immediate release Enquiries: Doctors For Life Int. Date: 30 January 2018 Telephone: 032 481 5550 Doctors for Life International (DFL) commends the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) division of Health and Human Services (HHS) of the USA for setting

LIFEalerts 18 January 2018

  Abortion USA – Another woman shares her abortion regret Peru – Rape victim’s who love their babies UK – 466 reported abortion complications raise concerns Alternative Medicine No news today Euthanasia Canada – Some doctors are refusing to treat

Doctors For Life November/December 2017 Newsletter

Our Legal Corner Dagga – To be or not to be On Tuesday the 7th of November ten Constitutional Court judges heard argument by various parties on whether or not to confirm the Western Cape High Court judgement delivered earlier

LIFEalerts 29 November 2017

Abortion USA – CNN crossfire debate on abortion (part 1) USA – CNN crossfire debate on abortion (part 2) Italy – Unknown group covers city of Rome with posters Canada – The error in the ‘My body, my choice’ argument

Emthaleni Child and Youth Care Centre

It is with much joy and excitement that we can now show you the most recent initiative at the Emthaleni Centre – a vegetable garden! Besides Emthaleni the garden will also provide vegetables for five of our other centres that

LIFEalerts 15 November 2017

Abortion UK – Legal abortion clinic pays staff bonuses to ensure abortions USA – More abortion clinics fail Health requirements USA – Paediatricians laud new ethical non embryonic stem cell vaccine USA – Former Abortion changes her view on abortion

DFL joins current Con Court Dagga battle amid FDA cracking down on Cancer curing claims

Media Release Embargo: Immediate release Enquiries: Doctors For Life Int. Telephone: 032 481 5550 Date: 07 November 2017 On Tuesday the 7th of November 2017 Doctors For Life International (DFL) as Amicus Curiae (Friend of The Court) and the Minister

Malawi medical outreaches 2017

We are so thankful to report that we just finished two successful medical outreaches in Malawi. Herewith just some brief feedback; The Doctors For Life International (DFL) teams camped at both places and each area offered its own challenges. The

2016 Annual Report

Introduction: By Gods grace thousands of lives in Southern Africa were impacted during this past year. We are sincerely thankful for the privilege to play our small role in this. Free medical examinations and treatment, dental care, pre-and post natal

LIFEalerts 25 October 2017

  Abortion South Africa – Political party seeks to repeal abortion act USA – Two states ban abortion on pain-capable babies USA – What really happens inside an abortion clinic? UK – Woman changed her mind about abortion Alternative Medicine

LIFEalerts 13 October 2017

  Abortion USA – Abortion clinic closed permanently due to health standards USA – Studies on victims of rape and abortion Alternative Medicine No news today Euthanasia UK – Is fear of being a burden a good reason for assisted

March for Life 1 October 2017

Special LIFEalert 23 September 2017

1. American College of Physicians Reaffirms Opposition to Legalization of Physician-Assisted Suicide ACP also calls for improved hospice and palliative care In “Ethics and the Legalization of Physician-Assisted Suicide,” an updated paper published today in Annals of Internal Medicine, the American

LIFEalerts 15 September 2017

  Abortion Iceland – Nearly 100{01b0879e117dd7326006b2e84bcaac7e8fa1509c5c67baf2c9eb498fe06caff4} of Down syndrome babies terminated Alternative Medicine USA – Patients choosing alternative cancer therapy double risk of death Asia – Use of alternative medicine does more harm than good Euthanasia Canada – Financial suicide

South African March for Life

The National Alliance for Life (NAL) is an umbrella body composed of most pro-life groups, many churches and organizations. The aim of the March for Life is to: Inform most Christians in South Africa when life begins and what abortion

Dagga – The Truth

Say no to legalization of Dagga, the psychotic gateway drug

LIFEalerts 25 August 2017

Abortion USA – Texas permanently bans taxpayer funding of abortion USA – Google and Facebook Protesting Women’s Health Care Clinic Alternative Medicine USA – FDA Links Naturopathic Turmeric Death to Contaminated Product Euthanasia Netherlands – Latest end-of-life statistics from the

New England Journal of Medicine: Evidence is lacking that Dagga helps for chronic pain or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Media Release Embargo: Immediate release Enquiries: Doctors For Life Int. Date: 16 August 2017 Telephone: 032 481 5550 Two news agencies, CNN and Times Live have reported on a significant new article in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)

Drinking something sweet or eating condensed milk may be insufficient for treating unintentional cannabis intoxication

Dagga confectionery and sweets for sale

Media Release Embargo: Immediate release Enquiries: Doctors For Life Int. Date: 15 August 2017 Telephone: 032 481 5550 An article in CNN today, appears to mirror the recent incident in Orange Farm where a school girl had to be admitted

Schoolgirl Admitted to ICU: South Africans Brace Yourselves Should Dagga Be Legalised

Media Release Embargo: Immediate release Enquiries: Doctors For Life Int. Date: 13 August 2017 Telephone: 074 112 9093 The recent incident where a female learner from Siyaphambili High School in Orange Farm, Johannesburg, ended up in the ICU after accidentally

Fields of Green for All (FOGFA) expert witness repeatedly tries to trash top notch expert

Media Release Embargo: Immediate release Enquiries: Doctors For Life Int. Date: 12 August 2017 Telephone: 032 481 5550 Professor Nutt is well known for the debacle which surrounded him when he was asked to resign from his position by the

LIFEalerts 11 August 2017

  Abortion UK – Government to spend £1 Billion Promoting Abortion Worldwide Ireland – ‘We can do better’ than ‘killing children before they are born’ Alternative Medicine Ghana – Expedite passage of the alternative medicine bill Euthanasia Netherlands – Latest

Dagga Court Case is Not the “Trial of the Plant”

The public should not lose sight of the fact that the ‘dagga couple’ were arrested for posession of 1.87 kg of dagga worth roughly R500 000. The crux of the matter is that on their own version they are drug

Dagga Courtcase postponed as DFL and the State oppose livestreaming by FOGFA

Media Release Embargo: Immediate release Enquiries: Doctors For Life Int. Date: 1 August 2017 Telephone: 032 481 5550 On the first day of the Dagga Court Case, the trial was postponed to Tuesday the 1st of August 2017 for the

The legalisation of dagga is not a matter of popular opinion but needs a scientific approach

Media Release Embargo: Immediate release Enquiries: Doctors For Life Int. Date: 31 July 2017 Telephone: 032 481 5550 The cannabis court case, or so-called “trial of the plant” that starts today in the Pretoria High Court, is about the total

Doctors For Life Court Case to Prevent Legalization of Dagga (Marijuana)

We need your urgent financial support In RE: Stobbs and 2 others//National Director of Public Prosecutions and six ministers of government departments and Doctors For Life International Download the Court Papers Introduction On the 31st of July 2017 a court

South Africa should know the implications of letting the LGBT teach our children on homosexuality

Media Release Embargo: Immediate release Enquiries: Doctors For Life Int. Date: 11 July 2017 Telephone: 032 481 5550 Gender DynamiX, SWEAT, the Sexual and Reproductive Justice Coalition, Partners in Sexual Health and Triangle are the few mentioned LGBT NGO’s that

LIFEalerts 04 July 2017

Abortion Ireland – Women Travelling to UK for Abortions Drops for 15 Years USA – How millennials are impacting the pro-life movement UK – Consider What Unborn Babies Can Do in the Womb New Zealand – Abortions Drop to Lowest

Decriminalising Prostitution in South Africa is a nefarious miscarriage of Justice

Media Release Embargo: Immediate release Enquiries: Doctors For Life Int. Date: 26 June 2017 Telephone: 032 481 5550 The decriminalisation of prostitution is a nefarious miscarriage of justice that “disappears” egregious human rights abuses through the use of political smoke

LIFEalerts 22 June 2017

Abortion Croatia – Anti-abortion march draws twenty thousand Alternative Medicine No news today Euthanasia Canada – Ontario passes assisted dying law USA – Existential distress’, not pain, drives euthanasia IVF& Surrogacy USA – Cheap, effective alternative to IVF is possible

LIFEalerts Special Edition

21 June 2017 Psychiatrist says transgendered men and women do not become the opposite sex The homosexual-transgender pressure group Human Rights Campaign and other LGBTQ organisations are trying to discredit Dr. Paul R. McHugh, who was a distinguished Service Professor

Doctors for Life commends the SALRC for the new prostitution laws proposed for S.A.

Media Release Embargo: Immediate release Enquiries: Doctors For Life Int. Date: 30 May 2017 Telephone: 032 481 5550 Doctors For Life International (DFL) as an overview of Project 107 (adult prostitution) commends the South African Law Reform Commission (SALRC) on

LIFEalerts 26 May 2017

Abortion USA – Kentucky on its way to become first abortion free state Australia – Massive pro-life petition stuns in NSW parliament Alternative Medicine UK – Charities may have to prove complementary therapies work Euthanasia No news today IVF& Surrogacy

Protected: Doctors For Life May 2017 Newsletter

The Botswana Team

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

LIFEalerts 10 May 2017

Abortion USA – Trump Signs Bill to Overturn Obama Rule USA – “Lumberjacks for Life” empower pregnant and parenting students Canada – $300 Abortion drug for free USA – University puts abortion pills in vending machine Alternative Medicine Nigeria –

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