Saskatoon doula pleads guilty to unlawful practice of midwifery After advising Watier to take a herbal tincture and use a birthing stool, with still no improvement, Kusch suggested Watier go to a hospital on the third day of her labour. Watier had a C-section and started to hemorrhage. As a Jehovah’s Witness, Watier refused to
Jehovah’s Witness dies after refusing blood transfusion A 40-year-old single male Jehovah’s Witness presented to a hospital by ambulance on Jan. 15, 2012, at 12:20 a.m. He reported projectile vomiting of bright red blood that started about an hour earlier. He had been drinking vodka and lemonade throughout the day. He had a history of
Why religious group does not accept blood transfusions This was probably the question on everyone’s mind as news of a member who refused to accept blood transfusion for his pregnant wife circulated online. Sadly, this refusal eventually resulted in the death of both the lady and her unborn child.
See man’s reaction to husband who let pregnant wife, unborn baby die over blood transfusion The husband reportedly told the doctor that they had been informed of the situation at a previous hospital but he had refused to sign the documents because they were Jehovah’s witness and it would be a sin.
Jehovah’s Witness Refused Blood Transfusion For Pregnant Wife Till She Died A Nigerian man has narrated how a Jehovah’s Witness refused blood transfusion for his pregnant wife and watched her die in the hospital. According to Ajayi Afolabi, he gave the man a slap for the act.
How religion can limit medical treatment Just be firmly resolved not to eat the blood, because the blood is the life, and you must not eat the life with the flesh. – Deuteronomy 12:23 That’s just one of several Old and New Testament scriptures used by Jehovah’s Witnesses to explain why their religion refuses to
Young Jehovah’s Witness ordered to receive blood transfusion despite beliefs After being transported to Batroun Hospital suffering traumatic injuries, doctors were baffled after the girl’s parents rejected a blood transfusion critical to save their daughter’s life. The prosecutor argued the hospital was legally bound to save the girl’s life. “I contacted the prosecutor, who stressed
Jehovah Witness woman in Quebec freely chose not to have transfusion and paid with her life Jehovah’s Witnesses believe that blood transfusions are forbidden by the Bible. Another Quebec woman of the same persuasion, 46-year-old Mirlande Cadet, died a few days earlier, on October 3, after complications in childbirth. After studying the medical records, the
Quebec Coroner slammed by former witness Eloise Dupuis and Mirlande Cadet were not capable of making an informed decision. Years of intense indoctrination, attending five or more meetings a week, coupled with undue influence, brainwashing and coercion, robs a Jehovah witness of free choice. Also, the information in the publications used by the Jehovah’s Witnesses
“The consent of a Jehovah’s witness of long standing is not lit”, according to a lawyer Michel Morin, a lawyer who is particularly interested in the Jehovah’s Witnesses, but also to the death of Eloise Dupuis, wrote a book on this case. “This history leads us to reflect on the notion of the refusal of