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  1. Visit  GCTMT profile page
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    Quote from SilentMind
    You can choose to take the dramatic road and pretend that the rape is the core issue here. It isn't. It's just the most emotional/shocking factor. She was denied insurance because of a technicality with the drugs that made her seem a higher risk then she actually is. You know, it wouldn't kill you to take a little more time with reading comprehension rather then rewording everything you read in such a way that it gives you offense. In no way, shape or form did I say I love that she was raped. The beauty lies in the fact that she's made her living off of denying coverage to others based on same possible risk factors that she's having to deal with now. She's become a victim of the same system she was all too happy to serve. There's a wonderful sense of karmic justice in the air. I'm sorry if you cant see that.

    Like most others I find rape deplorable. However, I will not deny that there is a sense of irony considering that now she has become the victim of the same system she fostered.

    Nonetheless, it is a shame what is happening to her.
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    Quote from SilentMind
    You can choose to take the dramatic road and pretend that the rape is the core issue here. It isn't. It's just the most emotional/shocking factor. She was denied insurance because of a technicality with the drugs that made her seem a higher risk then she actually is. You know, it wouldn't kill you to take a little more time with reading comprehension rather then rewording everything you read in such a way that it gives you offense. In no way, shape or form did I say I love that she was raped. The beauty lies in the fact that she's made her living off of denying coverage to others based on same possible risk factors that she's having to deal with now. She's become a victim of the same system she was all too happy to serve. There's a wonderful sense of karmic justice in the air. I'm sorry if you cant see that.
    My reading comprehension is just dandy, thanks. It seems, however, that yours is somewhat insufficient. "In no way, shape or form did I say I love that she was raped." I didn't suggest that you did. You said you "love" that she was denied coverage, because apparently her previous job means that you enjoy the fact. The irony is that you apparently cannot understand my post, whilst telling me to read more carefully. Heh.

    If I feel that it is disgusting that someone celebrates another human being being denied insurance, particularly when they just suffered a rape attack, then I am fully entitled to say so. Speaking of karma......
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  4. Visit  BabyLady profile page
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    Quote from sharpeimom
    what i see and, what i think most of us are aware of, is that old rape consequences and ideologies have never quite gone away. that she should and must be repeatedly tested for hiv (among other diseases) for periods of time ranging from months to the remainder of her life are a direct result of the rape.
    that is medically incorrect.

    every sexually transmitted disease has a known incubation period and we have a test for every single one of them, with the exception of hpv and it would be impossible for you to know if you got that from a rape or not. other than hpv....not a single one of them require "years" before they can be tested for.

    you do not have to be tested for the "rest of your life" for herpes, hiv, or anything else.

    if you had a physician that is telling you that, then my advice is to find another one.

    it is very, very important that people read the arrticle very, very carefully....people are reading the rape and not reading the details of what the article did not say, which was made clear in my previous post.

    as traumatic as rape is, as horrible as they can be....it doesn't give one unique medical access different from anyone else.
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