Because freedom can't protect itself
It is appalling that in this day and age we still have to argue for the health of a live woman over that of her unborn fetus. It is equally appalling that in most parts of the world (our own country included) these decisions are handed down by legislative bodies consisting mostly of men. I do believe we need more women actively involved in women's health issues. It is outrageous that a woman has to die because her baby is in the process of dying. If the baby had been a live birth but was destined to die, the parent, who has medical authority, may request that the baby be removed from life support and allowed to pass to end his/her pain. How ironic that before the child is born, we as parents, have no such rights.
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