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It began as a way to allow Jehovah’s Witnesses and others with religious prohibitions on blood transfusions to undergo surgeries.

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    Jehovah’s Witnesses *blood transfusion confusion*.
    Jehovah’s Witnesses fare better with bloodless surgeries that are elective non emergency.Tens of thousands have died in the emergency room from traumatic blood loss.
    Jehovah’s Witnesses doctrine allows a liver transplant but not the blood that is in it.
    Jehovahs Witnesses DO take blood products now in 2013.
    They take all fractions of blood.This includes hemoglobin, albumin, clotting factors, cryosupernatant and cryo-poor too, and many, many, others.
    If one adds up all the blood fractions the JWs takes, it equals a whole unit of blood. Any, many of these fractions are made from thousands upon thousands of units of donated blood.

    Jehovah’s Witnesses can take Bovine *cows blood* as long as it is euphemistically called synthetic Hemopure.
    Jehovah’s Witnesses now accept every fraction of blood except the membrane of the red blood cell. JWs now accept blood transfusions.
    The fact that the JW blood issue is so unclear is downright dangerous in the emergency room.
    More than 50,000 Jehovah’s Witnesses dead from Watchtowers deadly arbitrary blood ban,some estimates run as high as 100,000 dead

    Danny Haszard

    • Danny you have to get a life. You have to stop trolling all the news about JWs and the commenting a bunch of lies. You have way too much time or way too much unresolved issues regarding some agenda.

  2. Hugh O'Donnell

    Thank you for that video. Without taking sides you allowed the Witnesses to state their case, then you allowed the doctors to present the medical facts and details. Will definitly be telling others about this one. Thanks again.

  3. Danny: I’m not a Jehovah’s Witness. But they are great people and really value life and are clean people, that’s what I love about them. The care about health, makes since they would want the best health care not only that they I think more than any other Christian follow the bible the closest. You should respect that . They are good people.

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