Catholic Medical Quarterly Volume 70(1) February 2020

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Conversion therapy and reparative therapy
Dr Pravin Thevathasan

The beginning of the end for Catholic emancipation?
Dr Adrian Treloar

In Haec Tempora

CMA writes to BMA with concerns about the new GP contract, contraception and conscience
Dr Dermot Kearney


The human person is a bioethical word: the need to recover the humanity of the human race
Francis Etheridge

Issues around transgender and reparative therapy.
The work and life of Dr. Joseph Nicolosi SR.

Linda Ames Nicolosi

Transgender issues: The personal side
Helen Watt

Withdrawal of nutrition and hydration, and withdrawal of ventilation- what does tradition say?
Michal Pruski


Mental Capacity Act

Book Reviews

Inventing transgender children and young people
Edited by Michele Moore and Heather Brunskell-Evans.
Reviewed by Pravin Thevathasan

Habits for a healthy marriage: A handbook for Catholic couples
by Richard Fitzgibbons
Reviewed by Dr Pravin Thevasathan

Mass Exodus. Catholic disaffiliation in Britain and America since Vatican II
by Stephen Bullivant. Oxford University Press
Reviewed by Dr Pravin Thevasathan

The new normal: The transgender agenda
by Dr Lisa Nolland et al. Wilberforce Publications
Reviewed by Dr Pravin Thevathasan.


Conflicts between parents and clinicians in end of life decisions

The American Catholic Medical Association launches conscience App


Brother Michael Strode 1923-2019 Founder of the Handicapped Children’s Pilgramage Trust (HCPT)

Linacre Quarterly

Contents - November 2019