There are three bills pending in the California Assembly that beg your attention and action. They clearly seem intended to stand as national models. Dr. Andre Van Mol provides a brief on these bills, followed by talking points regarding their problems and where to lodge your protests.
By contrast, transgenderism is a belief system that increasingly looks like a cultish religion—a modern day Gnosticism denying physical reality for deceived perceptions—being forced on the public by the state. Article by Andre Van Mol, MD, published in The Witherspoon Institute in Public Discourse.
A mother brings in her 10-year-old daughter because she identifies as male and wishes to promptly begin transitioning. Your advice is not solicited, just your authorization for the consult to get the process moving quickly. The mother seems defensive and informs you she knows her child’s rights, and then she preemptively warns you she doesn’t want to hear one word of your “religious ideas.” What can you tell her at this point that is medically, ethically and spiritually sound?
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.
The Washington Office of CMDA focuses on the fundamental issues of the right to life and freedom of faith, conscience and speech, which serve as the foundation for all other rights and freedoms. Here are some of the top priorities for the new year.
Litigation | January 04, 2017
On December 21, 2016, a Texas court granted a temporary injunction halting the enforcement of the Health and Human Services Transgender Mandate.
A study in last month’s Social Science & Medicine reported not being able to replicate the results of Columbia University study showing a shorter life expectancy for LGBT individuals who face prejudice. In this week’s blog, Dr. Andrè Van Mol says it’s another case of non-reproducible results broadcast globally to ideological ends.
What do healthcare professionals and health institutions need to know about and how can they defend themselves from the Obama administration’s newly enacted transgender mandate? Vice President for Government Relations Jonathan Imbody breaks down how this new mandate will affect healthcare.
Christian Doctor's Digest | September 28, 2016
How do we make good digital decisions for our kids? Dr. Charles Fay speaks with Dr. David Stevens about this topic in the October 2016 edition of Christian Doctor's Digest. Dr. Stevens also interviews Dr. Allan Josephson about transgender issues and Dr. Albert Mohler about the healthcare right of conscience.
The Point Blog | September 01, 2016
Christian Medical & Dental Associations joins hospitals and five states in a lawsuit against a new federal regulation that would force doctors to ignore science and their medical judgment and perform gender transition procedures on children.