16 Feb '12, 4am

Bishop Calls For Violent Opposition To Birth Control Mandate | Care2 Causes

Churches are a pain in the a$$!!! It's amazing how they dictate rules that don't effect them. Of course priests can't get choir boys pregnant. An example of ridiculous religious rules...I had an ER patient who was bleeding to death. She was a JW. She refused blood. Her minister came in with a list of "blood replacements" to keep her alive (and no doubt had a medical degree!). The substances were Ringers Lactate and Normal Saline. I told the patient and her minister she would have a great blood pressure while dying because neither could carry oxygen. She asked the minister to leave and accepted the blood. She is alive many years later. I guess it depends on your circumstances whether you wish to stick to your guns or not. The point is it's YOUR needs, not those of some priest who won't suffer the results. So it should be with birth control. No religion is going to tell me w...

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