Over 70 thousand maternal deaths occur every year because of unsafe abortions. These women died, so the idea of supporting pro-life is contradictory, this nation should be pro-choice not pro-life, a woman’s reproductive system should not be regulated by the government. In the State of Texas as of October 11, 2011 the law requires women seeking abortions to have 2 ultrasounds, and at least one 24 hours prior to the procedure. This law is an attempt to change the decision of the patient. What about the woman who were forced to sexual activity and had become pregnant by no fault of their own.
The Supreme Court has made a law that gives the woman the right to choose abortion if needed. If a government sponsored healthcare plan does not follow this law and does not cover the abortion, then the woman herself will be penalized if she is low income. (Susan Dudley Ph.D.) In many cases, women can not afford the abortion but will sacrifice many things and still get one. It is not just an economic problem but can also be a social problem in many cases. There has been some cases of women who can not afford the abortion to try and induce it themselves then seek emergency medical help soon after to then have surgery to fully abort the fetus.
Five thousand women died yearly from abortion prior to the Roe v. Wade decision, but the number of deaths for every 100,000 ... ... middle of paper ... ...dopted it will grow up without a mother or a father and not have the life it deserves. How is that better than abortion if the child is alive but miserable? All in all, women should be able to choose what they want to do with their own bodies. Even if you don't believe abortion should be legal, a woman in a different circumstance might think differently and have different needs. She might have a solid reason such as rape or incest or a medical reason where she would suffer terrible harm from going through with the pregnancy.
Pro-Life supporters argue that a fetus becomes a person at the time of conception. Others believe that a fetus has rights when it becomes viable, able to live outside of the mother’s womb. Pro-choice supporters believe that women have the right to do with their body as they see fit. Women should not be forced to carry a child if she does not want too. The majority of women who have abortions, were on birth control.
“We 're always going to argue about abortion. It 's a hard choice and it 's controversial, and that 's why I 'm pro-choice, because I want people to make their own choices.”(Hillary Clinton). An abortion will happen when an embryo or fetus is expelled from the woman 's body. An abortion is between the week sixteenth and the twentieth week of pregnancy. Abortions did not come about until the 1800s, they stayed until the 1960s through the 1970s.In many other countries, it was safe to do an abortion on a woman, but since the United States still did not allow them women were still going through with the abortion unsafely.
Abortion has been a controversial topic since it became legal. There are two groups that affiliate with abortion and it 's the pro-choice and pro-life. A couple arguments that are made with pro-choice is that it is the woman 's body and it is their choice to what they want done to their body. For pro-choice another argument they have is that a fetuses life doesn 't start until after the baby is born and can survive on their own. There are many other arguments made with pro-choice as well.
Wade by NEH Hull and Peter Charles Hoffer they state “thus before abortion because the object of law it was a subject of everyday life” (Hull & Hoffer 12). Meaning that any female that found out she was pregnant was able to get an abortion but then suffered the consequences of something going wrong. In the United States around eighteen hundred abortions became illegal, due to the lack of medical education, procedures and surgeries because they were very dangerous. As time came later medical advancements were made but women still had to rely on the back alley abortions which resulted in harming thousands of women. Abortion or premature termination of pregnancy can be accidental or on purpose.
Other women may not want children because of the money, time, and responsibility needed to take care of a child. If in the future abortions are made illegal the amount of deaths because of unsafe abortion methods used when a women is desperate for one. “God send us someone to cure cancer, AIDS, etc., etc.” “I did but you forced her to carry an unwanted pregnancy to term, forcing her to become a single mother with limited income, having to sacrifice her college dreams in order to provide for her unwanted child.”
If she is unhealthy, she may not be able to produce a healthy baby. If this is the case, she should have the option to abort. Abortion must remain an option for women because there many women in the United states not financially, emotionally, or physically ready to have a baby. Why should the government force women to bring children into the world? Millions of unintended pregnancies in the United States each year end in abortion.
Abortion is wrong because women are being hurt mentally and physically, avoiding responsibility as a whole, and because it is not condoned by the bible. Abortion is when women end their pregnancy by removing the embryo or fetus before it can survive out of the uterus. About 44 million abortions occur each year in the world with a little under half being performed unsafely. If allowed by the local government, it can be one of the