Quoting MommaNoodle:" hm.... that's interesting. i am catholic too. i haven't been to church in forever, but i still hold ... [snip!] ... though. i'd feel bad about it if i were you too. but maybe try reminding her of what she used to do? idk.... tough situation."
Quoting TheNuge:" From what you wrote, it sounds terrible and irresponsible. BUT, we haven't been there when she is with ... [snip!] ... be done from a medical point of view. I am giving he r the benefit of the doubt but I don't know that she deserves it or not."
Quoting Smokey_Taboo:" She has been to seen several specialist but all at the same children hospital which is really nice ... [snip!] ... they can do, they just dont know yet what stopped developing. So you think its reasonable for her to stop medical treatment?"
Quoting TheNuge:" No. I'd be figuring out how i can get him in to see other docs from different places. Perhaps she just needs a break and will resume her quest for a diagnosis and cure."
Quoting Kayla [ ]♥:" I would never be so delusional as to stop doctors visits because I think a higher being will heal my ... [snip!] ... figure things out. It's harder on the damn child, and I wouldn't be so selfish just to quit helping and figuring things out. "
Quoting justanothamotha:" K - first off I will say the Catholic faith has nothing to do with the prayer over Dr's approach. That ... [snip!] ... 21 with 2 kids & a BF who is discouraging, it may be EXACTLY what she needs right now- someone to truly lean on a little."