In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- Ever wondered how it is that religious groups such as Christian Science and the Jehovah's Witnesses object to medical science and the practice of performing autopsies?
- In previous decades untold numbers of Jehovah's Witnesses loyally supported the bans on vaccines and organ transplants.
- Several fundamentalist Christian churches such as the Jehovah's Witnesses condemn military service.
- Muchacho believes Latinos, especially recently arrived immigrants, are more open to becoming Jehovah's Witnesses because they have a strong faith.
- The medical community generally knows that Jehovah's Witnesses refuse blood transfusions.
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