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Dear catholic.com visitors: This website from Catholic Answers, with all its many resources, is the world's largest source of explanations for Catholic beliefs and practices. A fully independent, lay-run, 501(c)(3) ministry that receives no funding from the institutional Church, we rely entirely on the generosity of everyday people like you to keep this website going with trustworthy , fresh, and relevant content. If everyone visiting this month gave just $1, catholic.com would be fully funded for an entire year. Do you find catholic.com helpful? Please make a gift today. Thank you. Wishing you a blessed Lenten season.

Dr. George Delgado

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Dr. George Delgado is the president of The Steno Institute, a nonprofit which is devoted to pro-life research, especially focusing on abortion pill reversal. He is a medical advisor to Abortion Pill Rescue, a program of Heartbeat International. Dr. Delgado practices family medicine, providing medical care that is faithful to the teachings of the Catholic Church for newborns, children, and adults. He is the medical director of Culture of Life Family Health Care in San Diego, and is an NFP Medical Consultant trained in NaProTECHNOLOGY.

Dr. Delgado received his medical degree from the University of California, Davis and completed his residency at Santa Monica Hospital/UCLA. He is board certified in family medicine and in hospice and palliative medicine. Dr. Delgado completed the Certification Program in Health Care Ethics offered by the National Catholic Bioethics Center.

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