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$300M health care system cost to protect religious rights

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s new effort to protect the rights of health workers who object to participating in abortions and other procedures will cost the health ca

Trump Administration Will Shield Health Workers Citing Religion To Refuse Care

The Division of Conscience and Religious Freedom is being established to aid health workers with objections rooted in conscience or religion to treating certain people and performing some procedures.

Arizona’s Largest Women’s Health Network Obstructs Abortion Access Due To Religious Beliefs — Protect Thy Neighbor

Nicole Knight Shine wrote a fascinating investigative piece for Rewire about MomDoc, a Mormon-owned women’s health network in Arizona that uses religion to deny women the full spectrum of reproductive healthcare. Although MomDoc receives federal dollars via its Medicaid patients, the practice actively suppresses abortion access on religious grounds by forcing its staff to keep mum about Plan B emergency contraception or abortion providers.

Link Between Religiosity, Good Health Debunked | Richard Dawkins Foundation

Link Between Religiosity, Good Health Debunked | Richard Dawkins Foundation

Product recall issued for Bible amid health and safety concerns

A product recall has been issued for the Bible following concerns that users of the religious instruction manual could be putting themselves and others at risk. (Satire)