Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Hospital milk bank racism smacked down by politicians - Taipei Times

Wow, that's a new one. I hope it isn't happening elsewhere.

Hospital may accept foreigners’ milk - Taipei Times: Hospital may accept foreigners’ milk
DONOR DISCRIMINATION:DPP councilors called for a repeal of the ban on foreign milk donors at the Taipei City Hospital’s milk bank, which admitted the rule was flawed 
By Mo Yan-chih Staff reporter 
Taipei City Hospital yesterday acknowledged flaws in the regulations of its human milk bank after Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Taipei City councilors lashed out at the hospital for rejecting the donation of breast milk from a woman from Cambodia. The hospital promised to consider revoking restrictions on donor nationality.... more