Catholic Women's Healthcare in the News

Advancing a Culture of Life

Popular culture seems to resist the common sense logic of life-affirming choices at every turn, but signs of hope are there for those who seek them.  The Gianna Center is here to support women striving to live in accordance with the dictates of their conscience.  Read more to see that you are not struggling alone!

Mother and Baby

“New Study Supports Decades of Catholic Research on Progesterone in Pregnancy"

May 27, 2019

For 40 years physicians and researchers at the Pope Paul IV Institute have established the benefits of providing progesterone therapy to women at risk of repeated miscarriage. 

Happy Family

"CDC Changes Effectiveness Rating on Fertility Awareness Methods"

May 27, 2019

Updated efficacy rates for natural family planning reflect the CDC's acknowledgement of advances in fertility awareness-based methods like the Creighton Model FertilityCare System.

Bohemian Girl

"Citizen Petition from Contraceptive Study Group"

May 9, 2019

A physician-led study group has submitted a formal petition asking the FDA to update labeling of hormonal contraceptives to reflect the health risks they pose to women and the environment.