Hardclimber, Talk about LUNACY, this was in this morning’s London paper. From the Telegraph.
I hate the idea that’s true. Maybe it’s April Fools a bit early?
Can you believe this?
Nurses to help Muslim patients face Mecca
By Gary Cleland
Last Updated: 2:19am GMT 05/12/2007
Nurses have been told to move Muslim patients’ beds five times a day so that they face Mecca when they pray.
The measure by Dewsbury and District Hospital in West Yorkshire is one of several designed to meet the needs of Islamic patients.
Critics claim, however, that nurses’ time would be better spent providing medical treatment and ensuring wards were free of infection.