Health Care

The church teaches that sterilization is morally unacceptable, but a hysterectomy could be if the uterus could not sustain a pregnancy, according to the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.
The Editors December 28, 2018

In November the Georgetown Center for Children and Families announced that the number of uninsured children in the United States went up for the first time in nearly a decade.

In a joint statement Nov. 9, the president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and the chairman of its Committee for Religious Liberty applauded the Trump administration's decision "to finalize common-sense regulations" for religious employers.
Sister Simone Campbell, executive director of Network, speaks at a pre-election rally at Lutheran Metropolitan Ministries headquarters on Oct. 20 in Cleveland. (CNS photo/Dennis Sadowski)
Michael J. O’Loughlin November 07, 2018
Many ballot measures supported by Catholic leaders saw success in the Midterms.
America This Week November 07, 2018
Our Nov 7 guest is Eileen Markey.
Sixty-nine percent of young Americans between the ages of 15 and 34 favor a national health plan, known as a single-payer program.