The “Bubble Zone”

The “Bubble Zone”

by Dr.  Laura Lewis This week I had the opportunity to speak with a CBC correspondent about the recent “Bubble Zone” law (Bill 163, Protecting a Woman’s Right to Access Abortion Services Act, 2017), passed October 25th in the Ontario legislature. “Our government believes that every woman in Ontario has the right to make decisions […]

What is required?

What is required?

“The people who were most judgmental of me when I got pregnant were Christians. About half the people in the church got angry that my parents wanted to throw a baby shower for me. But I could have had an abortion, and no one would even have known I was pregnant…” How very, very sad […]

Three Questions about Pregnancy Care Centres

Three Questions about Pregnancy Care Centres

Faith Today Article  July 3, 2017 Q1. Who comes to a pregnancy care centre? Here’s a video in which Dr. Laura Lewis answers this first question. Many people probably have a preconceived idea of who goes to a pregnancy care centre – a teenage girl who has a “risky” lifestyle. In reality, the scope of […]

Are Pregnancy Care Centres anti-woman?

Are Pregnancy Care Centres anti-woman?

Faith Today Blog May 31, 2017 By Rebecca Peters Pregnancy care centres have been accused of being anti-choice with hidden, secret agendas. Let’s take a look at the situation. Most local pregnancy care centres are faith-based. But what does that mean? Quite simply, it means that everything they do is based on their love for God […]

Six things I wish I had learned in medical school

Six things I wish I had learned in medical school

Faith Today Blog  May 23, 2017 By Laura Lewis, MD I wish I had learned… That science can only describe the magnificence of life, not explain it. Despite learning about oocytes, spermatozoa, cell division and embryology, I failed to appreciate the complex blueprint of life, established in the early moments of conception. That in the […]