Medicine: Chap. Ill, Art. I, Sec. 4.

Upon graduating from medical school each & every doctor must swear the Oath of Hippocrates.* Upon being admitted to the American Medical Association and its constituent state and county medical societies, the doctor must agree to the Constitution, By-Laws and Principles of Medical Ethics of the A. M. A. Those documents contain 146 rules which place the practice of medicine in the U. S. under a closed professional dome which doctors want their patients to believe is the most beautiful, unselfish, beneficent thing on earth.† Any physician who by accident or design happens...

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