Navigation Links
Archbishop Slams Attempt to Legalize Abortion In Jamaica

The Roman Catholic Archbishop of Kingston Lawrence Burke has come down heavily on Jamaica's attempts to legalize abortions. The Jamaican government had called for // consultations on the matter and the consultation period if nearing its end.

It is thought that there will be certain liberal standards proposed on the delicate issue of abortions and naturally the Catholic Church is upset about this. "Prosecute the persons who do illegal abortions and shut them down. If a person wants an illegal abortion, it is public knowledge where they are done," said Archbishop Burke, "so prosecute those people and that will decrease the maternal mortality rate." In an interview with the Sunday Observer, Burke said that there was no need to change the laws. The Medical Association of Jamaica (MAJ) is in favor of amending the existing laws and claim that this can bring down the maternal mortality rate, which is fairly high in the island. In Jamaica, abortions are illegal, but a host of quacks and other "abortion" doctors carry on operating with impunity in unhygienic conditions.

The Roman Catholic Church opposes the use of contraceptives as well as forbids abortion. "The law practically allows abortion on demand, whether it threatens the mental health of the mother. It is not defined," Archbishop Burke says. But the government decided to take some action after it was reported that 16 per cent mortality deaths last year were from teenage pregnancies who took the step of abortion.
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Bhopal Archbishop’s Concern Over Maternal Mortality Rat
2. WHO Praises Singapore and Vietnam but Slams China With Respect To Tackling SARS
3. Health Minister Slams State Health Governments
4. Twiggy Slams Ultra Thin Actresses
5. Merced Firm Slams Slaughterhouse for Contaminated Meat
6. Attempting Hypnosis for relaxation
7. Anxiety Can Increase The Risk Of Attempting Suicide In Men
8. Surgeon Attempts to Create A Surgical Hernia Feat
9. Attempting Of Suicide In Children Of Men With Stressful Job Is High
10. Suicide Attempts Shoot Up Among Alcoholics with Personality Disorder
11. Quota Row: Student Attempts Immolation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Archbishop Slams Attempt Legalize Abortion Jamaica

(Date:4/1/2015)... 01, 2015 EAGAN, Minn. (April 1, ... its family of companies (Blue Cross) today announced audited ... year with net income of $61.5 million, reflecting positive ... organization reported a net operating loss of $8.2 million ... operating margin of one-tenth of one percent (0.1%). ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... 01, 2015 Parents of teenaged and ... blog, where the latest post discusses Teen Violence Related ... of Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, the substance abuse ... problem to help parents identify if there may be ... might involve drugs or alcohol. , “People learn how ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... 2015 South Florida’s newest concept in ... Authority (PCOA) approval from the State of Florida. ... development of a retirement community that will offer a ... spiritual development. , America’s aging population is experiencing unprecedented ... needs of seniors, according to a recent report by ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... April 01, 2015 eMindful , ... expansion of its executive team with the addition of ... officer. , In his new role, Suissa ... user interface across the business and consumer portals. He ... building the company’s online community. His hiring was ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) ... safety education, today announced at a press conference with ... Cabinet, that the organizations will work together for their ... swim instruction to thousands of children across the country ... provides swimming-safety instruction to more than 2,500 Club members ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Reports 2014 Results 2Health News:Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Reports 2014 Results 3Health News:Best Drug Rehabilitation Issues Toolkit for Teen Violence Related to Substance Abuse 2Health News:Casa Sant’Angelo Receives Approval for New Retirement Living 2Health News:Addressing The Growing Demand for Interactive, Internet Mindfulness Programs, eMindful Expands Leadership Team With Top Digital Marketing Executive 2Health News:Addressing The Growing Demand for Interactive, Internet Mindfulness Programs, eMindful Expands Leadership Team With Top Digital Marketing Executive 3Health News:Boys & Girls Clubs of America and The ZAC Foundation Announce Third Year of National Partnership to Bring Water Safety Education to 20 Cities Across the Country 2Health News:Boys & Girls Clubs of America and The ZAC Foundation Announce Third Year of National Partnership to Bring Water Safety Education to 20 Cities Across the Country 3Health News:Boys & Girls Clubs of America and The ZAC Foundation Announce Third Year of National Partnership to Bring Water Safety Education to 20 Cities Across the Country 4
... pilot study conducted it has been revealed that garlic extract ... new chapter in food safety. Garlic extract can be used ... on which the effect was seen was Aspergillus, a potent ... fungi to spoil foods and is a menace. ,The ...
... has revealed that a IQ level is directly linked to ... is directly linked to the IQ level of the child, ... study also reveals that the children who grow taller also ... hormones are administered to the short children, then their academic ...
... UT Southwestern Medical Center have found that brain activity ... training using robotic treadmill. This is believed to benefit ... following spinal cord injury. ,In the future, ... persons are capable of activating areas of brain crucial ...
... an effort to identify and treat a potentially huge ... emergency contraception will be offered fast-tracked // screening for ... (STD) caused by a tiny bacterium, Chlamydia trachomatis, can ... adults and teenagers. However, since Chlamydia may be mostly ...
... implants such as hip, knee implants and catheters have ... // This would indirectly be associated with a significant ... in the quality of life of the patients. ... infection. In a majority of the cases, such infections ...
... required to inject fat people with intra-muscular injections due ... the full benefits //of the dosage. This has been ... and Meath Hospital in Dublin. This conclusion was arrived ... CT scan. The patients were administered an intra-muscular injection ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Paralyzed Patients Can Be Trained To Walk With Robotic Treadmill 2Health News:Chlamydia Screening To Be Offered With Emergency Contraception 2Health News:Anti-Microbial Coating For Use Over Biomedical Devices Developed 2
(Date:4/1/2015)... 2015  New York College of Health Professions announces ... portfolio with U.S. Patent #8,996,098 donated by its Chairman ... a surgical instrument that allows surgeons to view and ... in the traditional format of a slide that is ... during surgery, thus providing the surgeon real time analysis ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. , ... BSX ) announces that it has signed ... venture-backed medical device company that develops, manufactures and ... guided transluminal drainage of targeted areas within the ... this week. The Xlumena portfolio ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... April 1, 2015  The first national study ... supplements to treat attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) among children ... of children with ADHD were receiving behavioral therapy ... Control and Prevention (CDC) study, "Treatment of Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity ... published today in The Journal of Pediatrics ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Ground-Breaking Surgical Instrument Allows Surgeons to obtain Real Time Biopsies 2Ground-Breaking Surgical Instrument Allows Surgeons to obtain Real Time Biopsies 3Boston Scientific Agrees to Acquire Xlumena 2Boston Scientific Agrees to Acquire Xlumena 3Boston Scientific Agrees to Acquire Xlumena 4Boston Scientific Agrees to Acquire Xlumena 5CDC publishes first national study on use of behavioral therapy, medication and dietary supplements for ADHD in children 2CDC publishes first national study on use of behavioral therapy, medication and dietary supplements for ADHD in children 3CDC publishes first national study on use of behavioral therapy, medication and dietary supplements for ADHD in children 4
... YORK, Dec. 29, 2010 Reportlinker.com announces that a ... Regenerative Medicine Markets ... way of treating injured and diseased human tissue by ... As such, astounding new advancements in the ability to ...
... 2010 Reportlinker.com announces that a new market ... 2010-2015 In-depth Research Report on China ... Report SummaryBased on the ... General Administration of Custom, Ministry of Commerce , ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Reportlinker Adds Regenerative Medicine Markets 2Reportlinker Adds 2010-2015 In-depth Research Report on China Sodium Fluoride Industry 2
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
Medicine Products: