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The Pill Kills … Again



Over the transom comes a note from my good friend, Dr. Angela Lanfranchi, who tells me that we now know five different ways that “the Pill” kills women. The first four mechanisms by which the Pill kills have been known for some time.  The Pill (1) causes blood clots resulting in heart attacks, strokes and pulmonary embolisms, (2) increases susceptibility to lethal infections of HIV and HPV, (3) increases breast, cervical and liver cancers, and …

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House Committee Approves Bill Protecting Mexico City Policy, Defunding UNFPA



Recently, the House Appropriations Committee approved a bill that, if included in the final omnibus bill in its current form, would protect key pro-life policies from being revoked the next time a pro-abortion president assumes office. The House Appropriations Committee recently approved the FY 2018 state and foreign operations appropriations bill which includes general provisions that would make the Mexico City Policy and a policy barring funding for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) statutory …

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House Takes an Interest in the RU-486 Poison Pill



December 22, 2005 Volume 7 / Number 50 House Takes and Interest in the RU-486 Poison Pill Dear Colleague: A House subcommittee has chosen to investigate the dangers of the abortion pill, RU-486, in a Christmas gift to America’s women and all those who love them. Steven W. Mosher President RU-486 has been killing mothers as well as children, and Congressman Mark Souder (R.-Ind.) hopes to get to the bottom of what the FDA is …

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U.S. House Subcommittee Investigates RU-486 ‘The Abortion Pill’



U.S. House Subcommittee Investigates RU-486 ‘The Abortion Pill’ To: National Desk Contact: Joseph D’Agostino, Population Research Institute , 540-622-5240 x 204, jad@pop.org FRONT ROYAL, Va., Dec. 22 /Christian Wire Service / — A House subcommittee chaired by Rep. Mark Souder (R.-Ind.) has begun a major investigation into the safety of RU-486 (mifepristone), the use of which has so far killed at least four American women. Mifepristone (sold under the brand name Mifeprex) induces abortion medically, …

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Time for a RU-486 Rollback



December 2, 2005 Volume 7 / Number 47 Dear Colleague: The evidence against the safety of RU-486 is mounting, but I wouldn't strain your ears waiting to hear women's advocates call for its withdrawal from the market. Steven W. Mosher President Time for a RU-486 Rollback This week, Australian Prime Minister John Howard agreed to allow a vote in the Australian parliament to legalize RU-486 in his country. This unfortunate decision came as a spate …

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The Abortion Pill Can Kill Mothers, Too



November 22, 2004 Volume 6 / Number 36 Dear Colleague: The FDA rushed to approve the abortion pill under special rules a few years ago, and now it has decided to warn women of the drug’s fatal potential for them. Steven W. Mosher President The Abortion Pill Can Kill Mothers, Too The federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved RU-486, or mifepristone, under special expedited rules in 2000 during the Clinton Administration, and on Nov. …

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