This paper will explain all of the harmful ways abortions can harm your body and also how they may affect you in a positive and in a negative way. It will also help you understand why people decide to get an abortion or why they decide not to get them. Even though you may not agree with the decision of abortion, you have to have an open mind to other people’s decisions and opinions towards them. Over several centuries and in different cultures there is a deep history of women helping each other to abort (Boston’s women help). Abortion is often presented as if it is new and people have just started doing it years ago, when in reality the practice of abortion has dated back to ancient times.
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In America, one million teenagers get pregnant every year (National Abortion Federation, 2003). Of these pregnancies, 78% are unplanned because these teenagers start having sex at a very young age and are unaware of ways to prevent pregnancies. Thirty five percent of the pregnant teenagers chose to abort, as they fear that the consequences of the pregnancy might cause significant effects to their lives. The problems that come with teenage pregnancies include dropping out of school, receiving inadequate prenatal care, developing health problems, relying on public assistance to raise a child, and probably divorcing their partners. In most states, the law allows pregnant teenagers to take their babies for adoption without consulting their parents.
The following will tell people everything they need to know about abortion, and why it should be illegal. An abortion is the act of removing a human embryo or fetus. A woman can only be under twenty-four weeks pregnant in order to have an abortion. If the woman is over twenty-four weeks pregnant she cannot have an abortion, because after twenty-four weeks the baby is already starting to grow and produce. Abortion is a very serious situation, one out of four women goes through with an abortion; most of these women are under the age of eighteen.
What is abortion? Abortion is clearly defined as the termination of a human pregnancy. This procedure is most often performed within the first 28 weeks of the pregnancy cycle. Abortion can be looked at as wrong, morally and lawfully, in many perspectives of persons in today’s society. However, The abortion procedure is moral until proof shines through.
10 Nov. 2013.) After this court ruling it eliminated most state abortion laws and said that abortion in the first trimester could not be prohibited and that in the second trimester it would be legal for health reason... ... middle of paper ... ...at more than half of pregnant teens voluntarily involve their parents in the decision to choose, or not choose an abortion. They contend, however, that notification laws ignore the reality that some minors, including those pregnant as a result of rape, or incest, girls trapped in abusive homes, or struggling to survive as runaways are unwilling or unable to communicate with their parents for compelling reasons.” ( Ballaro, BeverlyWagner, Geraldine. "Abortion & Minors: An Overview."