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Treat Nearly All Women as Pre-Pregnant. WTF???????

May 17, 2006

memeorandum: Forever Pregnant — Guidelines: Treat Nearly All Women as Pre-Pregnant (January W. Payne/Washington Post)
Forever Pregnant — Guidelines: Treat Nearly All Women as Pre-Pregnant — New federal guidelines ask all females capable of conceiving a baby to treat themselves — and to be treated by the health care system — as pre-pregnant, regardless of whether they plan to get pregnant anytime soon.
Feministe, Shakespeare’s Sister, Pen-Elayne on the Web, Pinko Feminist Hellcat, Bitch Ph.D., Pandagon, Truthdig and Feministing [and may I add Cut to the Chase, to the list of women talking about women]

I’m PISSED! And so are a bunch of other women bloggers (not that I belong in the august group above, but I do have the 2 basic qualifications (being a woman and blogger, you pig! 😉 ). This goes along with my original post about abortion and why being “pro-life” is not logical without supporting the family AFTER birth.

UPDATE: Several women have read the CDC’s actual report, not just the conclusion drawn by the Wapo author, of the article.
Bitch Ph.D. who pointed at, Pandagon

  1. May 17, 2006 12:25 pm

    I was wondering if you had posted about it and – of course – you had!

    Excellent work, MissM!

  2. May 17, 2006 12:26 pm

    Uh… and you ARE an important woman blogger. Hit numbers do not determine augustness… having intelligence and something important to say and delivering it accordingly does.

  3. May 17, 2006 1:28 pm

    Thank you very much Kate!

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