[Previous Months][Date Index][Thread Index][Join - Register][Login]
[Message Prev][Message Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
[IP] Non-Kosher breakfast and other medical mishaps
> But about the non-kosher breakfast.... Didn't you say it was a
> Jewish hospital?? Surely they didn't try to give you bacon or
> something like that?
> Mary Jean
The fact that the name is "Long Island Jewish" reflects that some kind
people who donated a lot of money (and time) to get the thing rolling
did this in honor of their family members (I think this is how it
Currently, kosher is on a by patient only and this is a VERY limited
definition of Kosher. I guess you could say I'm the other side of the
coin (I know I am not the only hassidic Jewish person on an Insulin
pump but I may be only one actively engaged in on-line things).
One thing I have learned about emergency rooms: they treat one
horribly WITHOUT regard to age, sex, religion or any other standard.
They are, by far, the MOST equal rights cognizant organization I know
of (patients have NONE).
OH WELL: I'm going to try to stay away from this topic for another
year or so...
Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.bizsystems.com/Diabetes/