God created human beings with many dimensions, one of which is their unique sexual nature. As men and women, we are physical, intellectual, emotional, relational and spiritual beings, and thus distinguished from the rest of creation. Stay up to date on the latest information on the legislative, ethical and medical aspects of sexuality.
Efforts to re-examine the results of same-sex versus opposite-sex parenting are picking up steam. In this week’s blog post, Dr. Andre Van Mol explores the failures of scientific studies that are being used to support gay parenting.
Christian Medical Association doctors and Freedom2Care applaud HHS initiative to connect sex education to science
News Release | November 03, 2017
Satan attacks identity, striving to separate us from who we are made to be. Mistaken identity is costly. In this week’s The Point blog, Dr. Andre Van Mol explores the concept of mistaken identity, the false identity of GLBT, and how it makes a difference in both medicine and science.
Christian Doctor's Digest | October 11, 2017
The latest edition of Christian Doctor's Digest is now available online and on the CMDA app. Listen to interviews on topics including religious freedom, sexuality and CMDA's newest medical missions conference.
In Defense of Healthy Children: Recent Papers Expose the Truths About Dangerous Gender Dysphoria Treatments
According to new research by three expert physicians from Johns Hopkins, the most popular therapies to treat gender dysphoria in children are dangerous and biased. CMA Government Relations Fellow Anne Foster dives into this topic and how this should impact parents making their children’s health decisions.
Change therapy—be it called reparative therapy, sexual orientation change efforts (SOCE) or the more recent nomenclature of SAFE-T (Sexual Attraction Fluidity Exploration in Therapy)—has been in the cross-hairs for years. False claims against it have registered with the public and legislatures alike. Dr. Andre Van Mol shares how healthcare professionals can inform senators about concerns regarding legislation.
A recent article from advocacy group Human Rights Watch makes the claim that sex is really a spectrum. Dr. Joy Riley takes an in-depth look at this topic, focusing on the pertinent definitions of intersex.
At least two media organizations are reporting that possibly hundreds of gay-identified men in Ramzan Kadyrov’s Russian Republic of Chechnya have been imprisoned in concentration camps, with many tortured and most forced to confess associates. In this week’s blog, Dr. Andrè Van Mol explains how we as Christians in healthcare have a responsibility to protest this abuse.
At a Congressional staff briefing in March, legislators were offered research and common sense reasons to change direction in sex education program funding. Many parents now prefer Sexual Risk Avoidance (SRA) education, which is shown to be more effective and less costly than comprehensive sex education. In this week’s blog, Jonathan Imbody discusses the advantages of SRA education.
Christian Doctor's Digest | March 23, 2017
Dr. David Stevens speaks with Valerie Huber, Os Guinness and Jeanne Mancini in this latest edition of Christian Doctor's Digest.