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Studies Linking Abortion to Preterm Birth, Adverse Mental Health Outcomes, and Breast Cancer

September 2nd, 2016|Categories: News, Positions & Papers|

Abortion and Preterm Birth: Appendix 1 - Preterm Birth paper is a listing of all studies linking abortion to preterm birth as of 2016 Appendix 2 - listing of all studies linking abortion to the birth of very very tiny preemies "Extremely preterm birth 22-28 weeks gestation"   Abortion and [...]

Support for Protection of Discriminated People Groups

March 28th, 2016|Categories: News, Positions & Papers|

For Immediate Release   March 28, 2016 contact:  media@aaplog.org  202 230-0997 AAPLOG Press Release:  Support for  Protection of Discriminated People Groups The American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists* (AAPLOG), representing 3000 physician members and associates across the United States, strongly supports laws banning the destruction of our patients in [...]

Educational Letter regarding Dismemberment Abortion Bans

February 8th, 2016|Categories: News, Positions & Papers|

For Immediate Release: February 8, 2016 The American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists exists to educate medical practitioners and policymakers about the effects of abortion on women, and to defend the lives of both the pregnant mother and her unborn child. AAPLOG is a professional society of 3000 physician [...]

Amicus Brief – January 2016

December 31st, 2015|Categories: News|

  Thank You for Supporting the Right of Healthcare Providers to Act Consistent with Their Conscience When it Comes to the Intentional Taking of Human Life.   By providing the requested information and hitting submit you agree to be identified as a party to an amicus brief asking the U.S. [...]

Joe DeCook Medical Student Scholarship

September 11th, 2015|Categories: News|

PRESS RELEASE – Planned Parenthood Trafficking in Fetal Tissue

July 21st, 2015|Categories: News, Positions & Papers|

PRESS RELEASE July 17, 2015 Re:  Planned Parenthood Trafficking in Fetal Tissue As pro-life Obstetricians and Gynecologists, we believe that all human beings have value and dignity and a right to life from the moment of conception through natural death. Because of this, we are opposed to abortion of any [...]

AAPLOG Practice Bulletin No. 1 – Feb 2015

July 16th, 2015|Categories: News, Positions & Papers|

The American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists is proud to share its first Practice Bulletin from February 2015. Please click the image below to download: For further comment please contact our Executive Director, Donna Harrison, M.D., by email at donna@aaplog.org or by phone at (202) 450-0411.

A Tale of Three Oaths

January 28th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: |

At AAPLOG we pride ourselves on being Hippocratic Physicians.  But what exactly do we mean by that?  What is this Hippocratic Oath that we hold so near and dear?  Let's take a look at a comparison between three different versions of the oath: the original translation, an updated modern translation, [...]

PRESS RELEASE: 5th U.S. Circuit Court upholds Texas laws protecting women

October 3rd, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

October 3, 2014 For immediate release. The American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists applauds the recent decision by the panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court in New Orleans to uphold the laws of the State of Texas.  This decision allows Texas to protect women from unsafe abortion clinics [...]

PRESS RELEASE: New Affordable Care Act "Accommodations"

August 22nd, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: , |

On Friday, August 22, 2014 the administration under President Barack Obama announced new provisions for the Affordable Care Act which are meant to accommodate religious not-for-profit organizations. The American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists recognizes that the administration still misses the point when it comes to objecting to these [...]