From the May 1984 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

A Moral Question?

Many of these items are contrary to AA philosophy. Their publication here does not mean that the Grapevine endorses or approves them; they are offered solely for your information.

The American Medical Association (AMA) said the recommendation of a federal panel that abstinence from alcohol be considered a factor in determining the kinds of patients for liver transplants amounts to a "morals test on transplantation treatment of the most prevalent form of liver disease."

Treatment of end-stage renal disease, including dialysis and kidney transplantation, is...

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