Catholic dominance over hospitals endangers women

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My latest at Al Jazeera America is about how Catholic health care services put women’s health at risk: Tamesha Means, a Michigan woman, had a different, more terrifying experience. Her water broke at 18 weeks, too early for the fetus to be likely to survive. A friend drove her to the closest hospital, a Catholic facility where medical providers told Means the baby would probably not live, but they refused to terminate her pregnancy. . . .

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