Do Not Be Defeated by the Spirit of Fear
“Fear defeats more people than any other thing in the world.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
An article in today’s National Post tells the story of an anonymous pregnant mother who is considering abortion. Her reason: she can’t get coverage on a medical test for the Zika virus.
If you haven’t been following, the Zika virus is widespread right now in Brazil. It is a flu-like virus transmitted by mosquitoes, and though its symptoms are subtile, sometimes even undetectable, it has been linked to issues like microcephaly in unborn children.
Microcephaly is the development of a smaller than normal head, due to irregular development of