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Producing press releases on topical issues is one way in which CMF aims to promote Christian values, especially in bioethics and healthcare, within society. Through these pages you can access all of our press releases.

For media enquiries please call Alistair Thompson on 020 3008 8145 or 07970 162 225

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Christian doctors respond to BMA industrial action vote (31/05/2012)

Today's announcement by the BMA of strong backing for industrial action by its members comes as no surprise. The vote was largely expected to go in the BMA's favour, and...
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Press Statement – Of course, nursing needs ‘compassion’ (16/05/2012)

Steve Fouch, Secretary of Christian Nurses and Midwives, said: 'Sir Keith Pearson's view, aired at the RCN National Congress today, that compassion counts as much as technical skill in nursing,...
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The churches must ensure good quality pastoral care for all, says report (20/12/2011)

The churches need to update their counselling and pastoral care to ensure that they support gay and bisexual people, according to a report published earlier this month. The report which...
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Abortion Review confirms that 98% of all abortions in Britain are technically illegal (09/12/2011)

The most comprehensive review to date into the link between abortion and mental health problems has confirmed that women who have an unwanted pregnancy are at an increased risk of...
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British Medical Journal publishes rant against religion (07/12/2011)

The British Medical Journal (BMJ) has published a 'vitriolic rant' against religion and its role in medicine. In the article 'Secularism needs a distinctive medical voice' Colin Brewer, a director...
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Abortion counselling vote: CMF response (07/09/2011)

Following the House of Commons debate on the abortion counselling amendment to the Health and Social Care Bill, Philippa Taylor CMF's Head of Public Policy said: 'While we are...
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Abortion raises risk of mental health problems by 81% (01/09/2011)

In the largest study of its kind researchers have concluded that women having abortions experience an 81% increased risk of mental health problems. Published in the prestigious British Journal of...
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GPs can pray with patients - as long as it's 'tactful' (28/07/2011)

New guidance for GPs on praying for patients has been released by the Medical Defence Union (MDU) - with backing from the General Medical Council (GMC) and one of the...
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CMF welcomes comprehensive RC Psych review on abortion and mental health but raises concerns about accuracy, lack of transparency and overconfident conclusions (15/07/2011)

The Department of Health and the Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCPsych) are to be congratulated on funding and carrying out a major review of the impact of abortion on women's...
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'Doing God' is good for your health (21/04/2011)

Practising Christian faith is good for your health. That's the verdict of a new report which shows that the faithful live longer and remain healthier. At a time when the...
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