Major U.S. Study Shows Oral Contraceptives Increase Breast Cancer Risk 44 %

By Gudrun Schultz PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania, October 25, 2006 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Oral contraceptives increase the risk of breast cancer by an average of 44 percent, a comprehensive analysis of world studies on the link between breast cancer and contraceptives has found. Published in the journal of the Mayo Clinic this month, the key article examines findings from a careful analysis of international studies conducted between 1980-2002. Entitled “Oral Contraceptive Use as a Risk Factor for Pre-menopausal Breast Cancer: A Meta-analysis, the article finds an increased risk for breast cancer of 44 percent, in pre-menopausal women who took or were taking oral […]
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Pro-abortion/Pro-gay Marriage Quebec Catholic Priest Running for Office

By Hilary White JOLIETTE, October 24, 2006 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Catholic priest who is probably Canada’s most outspoken opponent of Catholic teaching on sexuality, Fr. Raymond Gravel, has announced his candidacy for the Bloc nomination for Repentigny, Quebec, in a coming federal by-election. Should Fr. Gravel win the Bloc nomination, he is likely to win the seat to Canada’s Parliament. Repentigny, a riding just north of Montreal, is considered a stronghold for the separatist Bloc Quebecois party. Fr. Gravel was unavailable for comment from his parish, St. Joachim de LaPlaine, but in an interview on Radio Canada, the French language […]
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Chilean Government Calls for Study on Abortifacient “Plan B” Pill

By Gudrun Schultz SANTIAGO, Chile, October 24, 2006 (LifeSiteNews.com) – The Constitutional Tribunal of Chile has called for an investigative study into the abortifacient capacity of the morning-after pill, after a 6-4 vote last week. The Tribunal has decided to review a controversial policy to permit minors over the age of 14 access to the pill free of charge, without parental consent, implemented by the Ministry of Health in September despite strong objections throughout the country. The Alliance for Chile, a coalition of the nation’s two leading conservative parties, fought for a re-evaluation of the Ministry’s decision, saying the policy […]
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