Awareness

September
11

Some terms that appear in discussions about early human life may give you pause, and hopefully the motivation to ask, “What exactly does that mean?”

September
11

Human development begins at fertilization when an oocyte (ovum) from a female is fertilized by a sperm (spermatozoon) from a male. Development involves many changes that transform a single-cell, the zygote, into a multicellular human being. Embryology is concerned with …

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August
16

by Laura Elm, Executive Director. Sacred Heart Guardians and Shelter. Written in response to a Perspective published online in Washington Post: Why new anti-abortion laws may make it harder to conceive.