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In this case, the women might not want to have the baby because she might be mentally traumatized by the incident. Having the baby could be a constant reminder to her about what she went through. If a woman gets raped, they might also end up with an STD that could have an effect on the fetus. According to The Orlando Women’s Center, nearly thirteen thousand have abortions each year because they were raped. As liberals would say, a fetus at very early stages is not a human life.
Alcohol and drug consumption during pregnancy in many places around the world is seen as taboo, while others are less mindful of the potential effects of such choices and in some cases actually condone drug use during pregnancy. Regardless of the cultural influences that exist, women should take into consideration what can happen if the fetus is exposed to alcohol and drugs. The effects of drugs in utero can have severe and everlasting effects throughout a child’s lifespan. 1. Cannabis Marijuana is a rapidly growing topic for discussion due to states legalizing its use outside of medicinal purposes.
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Most women often try to avoid unhealthy food or drinks to ensure that their baby is healthy; along with avoiding certain prescription drugs during pregnancy in order to protect their baby from harm and to prevent complications in pregnancy. On the other hand, there are women who are the less concerned about the health of their baby and more concerned about their own desires. I’m talking about women who are addicted to illegal drugs and refuse to refrain from drugs during pregnancy. Consumption of illegal drugs during pregnancy is harmful to the fetus. According to The American Pregnancy Association “Studies have shown that consumption of illegal drugs during pregnancy can result in miscarriage, low birth weight, premature labor, placental abru... ... middle of paper ... ... pregnant.
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Drinking alcohol during pregnancy is a leading cause of birth defects and developmental disorders. Recent estimates of the number of US children affected by fetal alcohol exposure range from 1 per 2,000 live births to 1 per 100 live births (Krauss). Drinking while pregnant can cause harm to the unborn child in her womb. Drinking while pregnant is very wrong because it causes many birth defects; and it will cause that child pain emotionally and physically the rest of his or her life. Infants (in the womb) exposed to alcohol has been a big issue that could be easily prevented.
“The Pill” should all teenage girls have the right to be able to get it without having it prescribed? All teenage girls aren’t mature enough to understand the consequences of sexual intercourse or deal with the responsibilities of unplanned pregnancies. Sexual intercourse is one of the most uncomfortable subjects to talk about, but if young adults do not take responsibility and talk about it then many unplanned pregnancies can result. What most people don’t consider is if young teenage girls are even close to being mature enough to be using birth control. Teenagers should be allowed to get birth control but with parents consent: it stops many unwanted pregnancies and teens need to be well informed about birth controls.
Introduction: Many women complain about birth control because they don’t want to get fat. That to me sounds ridiculous because either you gain a little weight by taking birth control or you gain a lot when you actually become pregnant. So if you don’t want to put your life on hold then I suggest you think of methods to avoid becoming pregnant. I’m not saying it’s bad to be pregnant but it all comes at its own time and you don’t want to be surprised one day and find out you’re going to be a young or single parent. Birth control has its benefits and you should explore your options before it’s too late.