Women are afraid that when they become pregnant, they will be deprived of their rights, that they will no longer be able to make decisions for themselves, that they will not be able to decide if it turns out that the child has some very serious defects, or if they themselves are in a dangerous situation. life. This is something that paralyzes women – said gynecologist Professor Marzena Dębska in “One on One” on TVN24. She also assessed that the medical community “is very intimidated.” She added that “intimidation takes place at different levels.”
In the latest survey Kantar for “Fakty” TVN and TVN24 45 percent of respondents assessed that the level of safety of women during childbirth has deteriorated under the PiS government. 13 percent of respondents have the opposite opinion. 18 percent of respondents believe that security “has not changed.” “It’s hard to say,” said 24 percent of those asked.
Professor Marzena Dębska, a specialist in gynecology, obstetrics and perinatology from Dębski Clinic, asked on Saturday in “One on One” on TVN24 whether she sees and hears the change in mood and assessment of women’s safety while working with them in her office, replied: – Definitely. Unfortunately, I observe that women are increasingly afraid of giving birth, of the delivery room, of getting pregnant.
– This is something that certainly has a huge impact on what we are observing, which is a decline in the number of births – she added.
As Dębska said, “women are afraid that when they get pregnant, they will be deprived of their rights, that they will no longer be able to decide about themselves, that they will not be able to decide if it turns out that the child has some very serious defects, that they will not be able to able to decide in a situation when they themselves are in a life-threatening situation. – This is something that paralyzes women – she added.
Prof. Dębska: intimidation of doctors occurs at various levels
Professor Dębska also talked about the situation of doctors. – In general, the environment is very intimidating. Such a situation occurred in the case of prof. (Łukasz – editor’s note) A whirlwind, a situation like that in the case of Dr Maria Kubisa, these are examples of intimidation of doctors that are very obvious and visible. “We all see it, but I think this is the tip of the iceberg and bullying is happening at different levels,” she said.
– I don’t think any doctor is in prison for performing legal terminations of pregnancy, but there are doctors who have lost their jobs, lost their managerial positions and who have all sorts of problems. Professor Wicherek can be an example of this – added prof. Dębska.
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