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Should parents have the right to refuse lifesaving medical procedures that doctors deem necessary for their children?

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Poll Results: 9,437 votes
46%
No. The child's health should always come first.
 
37%
The decision should be reviewed on an individual basis.
 
10%
Yes. It is strictly the parents' decision.
 
3%
I don't know.
 
2%
Yes, but only for religious reasons.
 
1%
Other.
 



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Naomi Dreyer
Monday November 30, 2015, 12:11 PM


Hmmmm. Good question. I don't know how I feel - there are various factors to consider.

Sue H.
Wednesday November 25, 2015, 10:43 PM


Should be reviewed on an individual basis.

Paulinha Russell
Friday November 6, 2015, 2:16 PM


Thanks

Roro l.
Friday November 6, 2015, 8:34 AM


Thank you


Paulinha Russell
Monday October 5, 2015, 12:16 AM


Thank you

Paulinha Russell
Monday October 5, 2015, 12:15 AM


Thank you

M.N. J.
Sunday October 4, 2015, 5:23 PM


No.

Child abuse is illegal, isn't it?

Roro l.
Wednesday September 16, 2015, 4:07 AM


thank you

Magdalena C.
Sunday September 6, 2015, 6:40 AM


Thank you!

Janis K.
Wednesday August 19, 2015, 12:58 PM


No. The child's health should always come first.



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