SOME EMBRYONIC CELLS SURVIVE INTO ADULTHOOD

ANN ARBOR, Michigan, August 30, 2002 (LSN.ca) – Studies at the University of Michigan have revealed that some types of stem cells in adult laboratory rats survive from before birth. Neural stem cells are gestational […]
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PILL DECLARED ‘SAFE’ AGAIN – EXCEPT FOR BLOOD CLOTS

MONTREAL, August 30, 2002 (LSN.ca) – The third-generation contraceptive pill, long promoted as a “safe” and even as a beneficial pregnancy-prevention method, has once again been declared “safe” in a new study—except for a “slightly […]
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LIFESITE NEWSBYTES

ENVIRONMENTALIST DEPLORES ‘INVENTION OF THE TOILET’ AT EARTH SUMMIT In what some see as a sign that the Earth summit is literally going down the drain, an environmentalist at the Earth summit here has lamented […]
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U.S. NEWS ROUNDUP

REPUBLICAN CHALLENGER TO GRAY DAVIS CHANGES POLICY ON GAYS Republican challenger Bill Simon, whose struggling campaign for governor of California is short on advertising cash, has made a desperate bid for publicity this week by […]
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MICHIGAN ASSISTED SUICIDE WOMAN PLEADS GUILTY

LANSING, Michigan, August 29, 2002 (LSN.ca) – Kathleen Holey, 43, took a plea bargain this week, under a reduced charge of attempted assisted suicide for helping her own son Patrick and daughter-in-law Jennifer in a […]
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RATE OF INDUCED BIRTH LABOUR HAS DOUBLED IN U.S.

HYATTSVILLE, Maryland, August 29, 2002 (LSN.ca) – The rate of births that are induced has doubled in the U.S. over the past decade, says the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS). The percentage of births […]
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NEWSBYTES

CHRISTIAN PERSECUTION CRUSADER DIES Reverend Steven L. Snyder, described as a “tireless global traveler and advocate for voiceless Christians abroad who faced religious persecution under communist and Islamic regimes,” has died aged 53.  https://www.washingtontimes.com/national/20020829-26312760.htm
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