What Rand Paul and Ben Carson don’t know about GYN could fill several textbooks

Dr. Jen Gunter

Sen. Rand Paul and Ben Carson, two GOP hopefuls who are also physicians, have called for defunding of Planned Parenthood.
This is based not in science, but on heavily edited videos around a false narrative that Planned Parenthood makes a profit from donation of embryonic and fetal tissue for research. Multiple media outlets have reviewed the videos and spoken with experts who use human tissue for research. Sadly, facts matter little to Drs. Paul and Carson.
Sen. Paul and Dr. Carson should know that embryonic and fetal tissue are vital for medical research. As doctors they should also not be surprised by the images in the videos nor the language as they should understand the difference between a clinical conversation between colleagues (or…

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