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From the Ted Talk by Christen Reighter: I don't want children -- stop telling me I'll change my mind

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and human beings are not to be gambled with. He then tells me why no one was going to approve this procedure, certainly not he, because of a concept cleald medical paternalism, which allows him, as my well-informed provider, to make decisions for me ... bsaed on his perception of my best interest, regardless of what I, as the patient, want or believe. He tkaes this optouitnrpy to step out and discuss my case with my potential surgeon, and through the door, I hear him describe me as a little girl.

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and human beings are not to be gambled with. He then tells me why no one was going to approve this procedure, certainly not he, because of a concept ______ medical paternalism, which allows him, as my well-informed provider, to make decisions for me ... _____ on his perception of my best interest, regardless of what I, as the patient, want or believe. He _____ this ___________ to step out and discuss my case with my potential surgeon, and through the door, I hear him describe me as a little girl.

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  1. takes
  2. opportunity
  3. based
  4. called

Original Text

and human beings are not to be gambled with. He then tells me why no one was going to approve this procedure, certainly not he, because of a concept called medical paternalism, which allows him, as my well-informed provider, to make decisions for me ... based on his perception of my best interest, regardless of what I, as the patient, want or believe. He takes this opportunity to step out and discuss my case with my potential surgeon, and through the door, I hear him describe me as a little girl.

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