• unsafe abortions
  • Most unsafe abortions occur where abortion is illegal, or in developing countries where affordable well-trained medical practitioners are not readily available, or where modern contraceptives are unavailable. (wikipedia.org)
  • Africa, Asia and Latin America account for almost 97 percent of them of unsafe abortions. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, unsafe abortions (those performed by persons without proper training or outside of a medical environment) result in approximately 70 thousand maternal deaths and 5 million disabilities per year globally. (livewellreality.com)
  • In contrast, unsafe abortions (those performed by unskilled individuals, with hazardous equipment, or in unsanitary facilities) cause 47,000 deaths and 5 million hospital admissions each year. (wikipedia.org)
  • World Health Organ
  • The World Health Organization and the Guttmacher Institute in New York, stresses the need for access to a safe abortion for all women and that unsafe methods must be replaced. (wikipedia.org)
  • The World Health Organization recommends D&C as a method of surgical abortion only when manual vacuum aspiration is unavailable. (wikipedia.org)
  • The World Health Organization recommends safe and legal abortions be available to all women. (wikipedia.org)
  • Women's Health
  • It also states "access to safe abortion improves women's health, and vice versa, as documented in Romania during the regime of President Nicolae Ceaușescu" and "legalisation of abortion on request is a necessary but insufficient step toward improving women's health" citing that in some countries, such as India where abortion has been legal for decades, access to competent care remains restricted because of other barriers. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1973
  • For comparison, in the US, where the population is about one-quarter the size of China's, an estimated 50 million abortions have been performed since 1973. (allgirlsallowed.org)
  • septic
  • While this has diminished the occurrence of septic abortions performed at the hands of unscrupulous abortionists and has improved the possibility of safe and uneventful physical recovery from an induced abortion, the issue remains controversial and charged with emotion. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 1939
  • They studied the children of 188 women who were denied abortions from 1939 to 1941 at the hospital in Gothenburg, Sweden. (wikipedia.org)
  • abnormalities
  • Women have abortions because continuing the pregnancy would cause them hardship, endanger their life or health, or because prenatal testing has shown that the fetus will be born with severe abnormalities. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • This tissue is examined for completeness (in the case of abortion or miscarriage treatment) or by pathology for abnormalities (in the case of treatment for abnormal bleeding). (wikipedia.org)
  • maternal
  • Unsafe abortion is a significant cause of maternal mortality and morbidity in the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • according to other sources, unsafe abortion is responsible for one in eight maternal deaths. (wikipedia.org)
  • WHO's Global Strategy on Reproductive Health, adopted by the World Health Assembly in May 2004, noted: "As a preventable cause of maternal mortality and morbidity, unsafe abortion must be dealt with as part of the MDG on improving maternal health and other international development goals and targets. (wikipedia.org)
  • MARTIN: Now I need to clarify here that Haiti's anti-abortion law is not new and a high rate of maternal death in Haiti is not new, and I don't mean to be cavalier about that. (wvxu.org)
  • poses
  • Not all "disabilities" are qualified as "serious handicaps", and the expectant mother of a "disabled" but not "seriously handicapped" child can still claim a belief in significant potential risk to her mental health (Ground C), without consideration for the fact that proceeding with abortion also poses risks to her mental health. (spuc.org.uk)
  • Induced abortion poses both short- and long-term risks to the physical health of women. (nationalrighttolifenews.org)
  • Women
  • Women who have stable diabetes, controlled epilepsy, mild to moderate high blood pressure, or who are HIV positive can often have abortions as outpatients if precautions are taken. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • 55% of all women in China have had an abortion and 27.3% of women in their 20's-about 27.3 million women-have had an abortion. (allgirlsallowed.org)
  • One survey of 8,846 women showed that of those women who have had one abortion, 35.97% have another abortion shortly after the first one. (allgirlsallowed.org)
  • An average of 8 million women undergo abortions every year in China. (allgirlsallowed.org)
  • Yet following such findings it remains unclear if complete and accurate information relating to pregnancy and abortion is unilaterally provided to women. (spuc.org.uk)
  • Abortion is often used as a type of birth control by many women. (studymode.com)
  • This in a way promotes infidelity, wherein women can easily have many sexual relationships, which would eventually end up in abortions. (studymode.com)
  • Abortion can also cause psychological impairments amongst women such as depression and guilt. (studymode.com)
  • Many women and men now regret their decision to procure or encourage an abortion, and many seek support and help to deal with their grief. (nationalrighttolifenews.org)
  • Not all women suffer as a result of induced abortion, but many do. (nationalrighttolifenews.org)
  • Doctors always advise pregnant women mustn't do any bodily actions for heavy exercise corresponding to weight lifting, operating or skipping rope unless they do not plan to look for house treatments for abortion. (liveinternet.ru)
  • The Commission cited research stating that the children of women denied an abortion "turned out to have been registered more often with psychiatric services, engaged in more antisocial and criminal behavior, and have been more dependent on public assistance. (wikipedia.org)
  • psychological
  • Preabortion counseling in the psychological, religious, and legal aspects of abortion should be readily available, with immediate referral to the proper resources. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The review concluded that abortion is "associated with a wide range of adverse physical and psychological outcomes", including substance abuse, PTSD and depression (psychological harm being particularly prevalent after an abortion following a diagnosis of foetal abnormality 1 ). (spuc.org.uk)
  • This in light of the finding that "when an abortion is undertaken for reasons of foetal anomaly the after-effects can be particularly traumatic", and "if a woman is motivated to have an abortion because of foetal disability, her risk of psychological harm is higher than if motivated by other reasons" 1 . (spuc.org.uk)
  • Abortions can cause serious psychological impairment to the woman in the form of depression and guilt. (studymode.com)
  • often
  • These regions are often poorer and underdeveloped and lack the access to safe abortion methods. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abortion and abortion-related issues feature prominently in the national politics in many nations, often involving the opposing pro-life and pro-choice movements (both self-named). (livewellreality.com)
  • And often it leads to death because they are so afraid to turn to help because abortion is illegal. (wvxu.org)