Jehovah's witnesses do better after surgery without transfusions. "Our God Jehovah knows what is best for his people thus the admonition to 'abstain from blood.' He teaches us how to benefit ourselves.
Posted for the Canadian Maple Syrup reserve post. Must add that the final one is not true. the shape we use for love is a depiction of the seed of a birth control plant called Sylphium which has been extinct since Nero ruled Ancient Rome sb