Even though women are twice as likely as men to develop Alzheimer’s, most research on the disease that devastates brain cells is done on men whose brains are fundamentally different.
A tiny glass vial containing the blood of Blessed John Paul II that was stolen from a priest turned up hours later in a stand of cane grass near a railway station.
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The worldwide collapse of marriage entered a new phase a few weeks ago when a public notary in Brazil granted a man and two women the right to join together in a civil union.
In an effort to raise the level of civility in this year’s presidential campaign, Cardinal Timothy Dolan has written to both President Obama and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and their running mates to ask them to sign the Knights of Columbus “Civility in America” pledge.
According to a new report on what issues matter most to women who intend to vote this November, politicians who are waging the so-called war-on-women with the hopes of winning their votes this November are seriously out-of-touch with both the women most likely to vote, and what they’re the most concerned about.
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New York’s Cardinal Timothy Dolan has accepted an invitation from the Democratic National Committee to deliver a closing prayer at their convention next week, making the Cardinal one of the few Catholic prelates in history to pray over both Conventions.
TC writes: “I have a question about Bach Flower Remedies. I am trying to find out if these remedies are considered New Age. I have a few books book about them which state that it “treats the individual not the symptoms / or disease. They work on an emotional condition of the person concerned.” “The effect of taking the remedies is not to suppress negative attitudes but transforms them into positive ones, stimulating self-healing.” Can you let me know what the Church teaches about this product?”
According to a new report in a prestigious bioethics journal, scientists may soon be able to map out the entire genome of an unborn child, giving parents much more information about their baby to enable them to make a “reproductive choice” about whether or not to abort it.