By 20 weeks, and perhaps even earlier, all the essential components of anatomy, physiology, and neurobiology exist to transmit painful sensations from the skin to the spinal cord and to the brain.

— Dr. Jean A. Wright, Professor and Chair of Pediatrics, Mercer School of Medicine

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A plea to win the hearts of those who choose to dehumanize our development and undermine our right to live.

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  1. And National Geographic (and others) say that brainwaves can be measured at 40 weeks, the baby can respond to stimulation at 6 weeks, and suck his or her thumb at 8 weeks. And at conception, all the DNA is present for the growth of a complete child. And God said, “Before I formed you in the womb, I knew you…” Jeremiah 1:5

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