Abortion doctor: colleagues can be rude

In an article on the declining number of doctors willing to perform abortions in Great Britain, it says:

“In Britain [abortion] was regarded as low status and unglamorous….

The head of the abortion service in Hull, Kate Guthrie, who performs terminations regularly, is aware that it is not a comfortable career choice.”

Guthrie says:

“In a social environment people can go cold on you. Others are really interested. But the worst are colleagues – they can be overtly rude.”

Jeremy Lauranc “ABORTION CRISIS AS DOCTORS REFUSE TO PERFORM SURGERY” The Independent, 16 April 2007

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Sarah Terzo is a freelance writer and journalist who works for Live Action. She is a member of the board of The Pro-life Alliance of Gays and Lesbians and Consistent Life.
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