Persuasive Essay On Abortion: Be Pro-Life

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Abortion: Be Pro-Life How would you feel if someone took away your ability to live without asking you? Babies don 't have a choice in their mother’s womb. If a woman decides to abort her baby, the baby can 't do anything about their life being taken away from them. Their whole future is gone. Abortion is wrong when committing it for a selfish reason. Abortion is and probably always will be a highly controversial issue in the United States. The procedure of an abortion has been legal in the country since 1973, the abortion rights battle continues on to this year of 2015. Abortion is legal but it is not right and there are many different issues with this procedure such as medical, ethical, physical and social issues. Abortion is such a selfish act that one can decide upon. Although there is one situation that I can understand…show more content…
“In the USA, there are approximately two million infertile couples waiting to adopt, many times regardless of the child’s medical problems such as Down Syndrome, Spina Bifida, HIV infection or terminally ill. (Brown). Dr. Brad Imler, President of America’s Pregnancy Helpline, confirms the challenge of waiting couples by stating: Only 1% of the Helpline’s annual 40,000 clients inquires about adoption.” (Brown) We need to stop referring to adoption as giving up a mother’s baby. It is not giving up it is choosing life over death who cannot decide for themselves. The most common medical issue associated with abortion is infection, a potentially serious and life-threatening problem. Abortion can also cause excessive bleeding and damage to the uterus, the female organ in which the fetus develops. A medical, rather than a surgical, procedure can further reduce the health risks of abortion. The drug Mifepristone works by blocking the production of a hormone that is essential to the development of the fetus in the early stages of pregnancy

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