Octomom's doctor loses license

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Registered: 06-11-2007
Octomom's doctor loses license
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Mon, 06-06-2011 - 12:50pm

What do you think? Do you agree with it or do you think it is a patients right to determine the type of medical treatment to receive (i.e., how many embryos to put back in?)

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Registered: 12-07-2008
Mon, 07-04-2011 - 8:25pm
I don't think it should be the patient's right to choose. What kind of quality of life are all her children going to have. A doctor should decide based on age & condition. I think they should never put more than four ever. I have seven frosties, and as much as I'd love to give them all a shot, that just wouldn't be fair to anyone.
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