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Synod Joins Court Brief to Protect Pregnancy Centers from Mandated Abortion Advertising

The LCMS has joined an amicus brief in a case bound for the U.S. Supreme Court to halt a California law requiring pro-life pregnancy centers to provide free advertising for the abortion industry. The Synod is among 22 states, 144 members of Congress and numerous other organizations that have filed amicus (friend-of-the-court) briefs with the …

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Mobile ECMO Support Helps Patients’ Lungs Recover After an Emergency

When Diane Schroeder went for a colonoscopy at Elmhurst Hospital last fall, she hoped it would help doctors there find out why her irritable bowel syndrome had been getting worse. She never expected that five days later she would be admitted to the University of Chicago Medicine with pneumonia, in desperate need of breathing support. …

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