Aleteia

Healthcare

Requesting suicide isn’t freedom and assisting it isn’t compassion, says pope

Francis again reiterates that euthanasia and assisted suicide are not health care, and fail to truly accompany the patient as a whole person

Euthanasia isn’t about being free; it’s about being reduced to a dollar sign, says Pope Francis

"What rejection of hope is involved in the decision to give up everything and break all ties!"

“Pope Francis” floating hospital bringing care to regions accessible only via rivers

Francis says that like Jesus walking on the water, the boat will bring calm and comfort to abandoned peoples of Amazon region

Faith is at the heart of this new state-of-the-art medical clinic in Haiti

Thanks to the dedication of charity workers from Haiti180, isolated villagers will get the medical care they need.

A friend’s cancer, a businessman’s calling, and a bridge built to Bolivia

Solidarity Bridge brings healing and advanced surgical care to the poor in Latin America.

An app that helps you understand your body and live with greater confidence as a woman

An interview with Anna Halpine, CEO of the FEMM Foundation and creator of an innovative women’s health program

Study finds 56% of U.S. adults have faced hardship due to medical expenses

The American Cancer Society warns that this hardship may only increase in the future.

Incredible new images of baby in the womb could save thousands of newborns

These 2D images of babies' hearts are helping doctors heal babies.

How one doctor is changing patient safety around the world

And it all boils down to something very personal.