So their diseases and infections probably go untreated.
"Would Madame rather have a side of MRSA or of Hepatitis C with her filet?"
"History, I believe, furnishes no example of a priest-ridden people maintaining a free civil government. This marks the lowest grade of ignorance, of which their political as well as religious leaders will always avail themselves for their own purpose." --- Thomas Jefferson to Baron von Humboldt, 1813