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Critters2 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-13-07 08:17 PM
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17. But that's the point--neither these parents nor these doctors
were responsible. And this woman nearly died because of it. There are plenty of children in need of homes. Why not adopt?
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  -Arizona sextuplets' mom stable after heart failure krispos42  Jun-13-07 02:57 PM   #0 
  - bill  enid602   Jun-13-07 03:04 PM   #1 
  - Bet both are the result of fertility drugs. Women and their bodies were not designed to have  sinkingfeeling   Jun-13-07 03:08 PM   #2 
  - I just find something inherently wrong with these scenarios ...  hippiechick   Jun-13-07 03:09 PM   #3 
  - I agree with you 100%. I do not see this kind of thing as something to celebrate.  BrklynLiberal   Jun-13-07 08:26 PM   #19 
  - If this isn't evidence that women weren't supposed to bear litters  wienerdoggie   Jun-13-07 03:09 PM   #4 
  - I'm glad to hear  StarryNite   Jun-13-07 03:26 PM   #5 
  - Not just bad for the mom  Mz Pip   Jun-13-07 03:54 PM   #6 
  - Fertility Drugs  janetblond   Jun-13-07 03:58 PM   #7 
  - she is not dead  nodehopper   Jun-13-07 08:02 PM   #14 
  - cerebral palsy is common due to brain bleeds and can lead to  roguevalley   Jun-13-07 06:29 PM   #10 
  - I agree...as I said in my post upthread.  BrklynLiberal   Jun-13-07 08:27 PM   #20 
  - Listen to Mother Nature...  Inkyfuzzbottom   Jun-13-07 04:08 PM   #8 
  - Agreed. I was unable to conceive, and accepted it  mycritters2   Jun-13-07 08:15 PM   #16 
  - You were wise, I think. Fertility treatments are a big strain on  DemBones DemBones   Jun-13-07 08:42 PM   #23 
  - It is instinctual to want to procreate. Why do we couple?  The Wielding Truth   Jun-13-07 08:42 PM   #24 
  - the original method was to implant 6 and ablate 4...but some women are  Mend   Jun-13-07 05:02 PM   #9 
  - A dead woman and six special needs children.  SarahBelle   Jun-13-07 06:33 PM   #11 
  - I don't support war, the death penalty, abortion, or euthanasia.  DemBones DemBones   Jun-13-07 08:22 PM   #18 
  - Okay, got the number of kids. Is this woman dead now?  superconnected   Jun-13-07 06:51 PM   #12 
  - no, she is alive, but maybe her heart will never be the same again....it  Mend   Jun-13-07 07:49 PM   #13 
  - Pretty sad  rebecca_herman   Jun-13-07 08:15 PM   #15 
  - But that's the point--neither these parents nor these doctors  mycritters2   Jun-13-07 08:17 PM   #17 
     - These procedures *can* be done responsibly, however  rebecca_herman   Jun-13-07 08:29 PM   #21 
        - We'll have to agree to disagree  mycritters2   Jun-13-07 08:39 PM   #22 
  - Sort of OT semi-rant - why is it OK to have umpteen kids you can't support via medical science  Shallah   Jun-13-07 09:07 PM   #25 
  - The septuplets father runs around giving speeches for big bucks  Ilsa   Jun-13-07 09:44 PM   #26 
  - this is the disconnect that bothers me. Heaven forbid the poor get some food stamps  Shallah   Jun-14-07 01:01 AM   #28 
  - Damn, well said Shallah  WindRavenX   Jun-13-07 11:28 PM   #27 
  - Excellent questions, You need to ask the people who see these extra-multiple births  sinkingfeeling   Jun-15-07 09:58 AM   #29 
  - Because this is America  Generator   Jun-15-07 11:51 AM   #31 
  - Does this couple dare file a malpractice lawsuit?  fortyfeetunder   Jun-15-07 10:49 AM   #30 
  - I'm not against fertility treatment; but sextuplets should not and need not happen  LeftishBrit   Jun-15-07 02:07 PM   #32 
 

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