When getting an abortion the women should realize that it can cause many medical issues. Some of the major long term risks of an abortion for the women receiving it are: Death, different cancers, complications of later pregnancies and labor. Some immediate complications are: infections, excessive bleeding, hemorrhaging, fevers, abdominal pains, and vomiting (“Abortion Risks”) Death being one of the more serious long term complications, “Legal abortion is reported to be the fifth leading cause of maternal death in the United states (“Abortion Risks”). Natural causes, suicide, and homicide have been known as causes of death of women who have gotten an abortion. Depression can be caused by the abortion which can lead to suicide.
Abortion needs to become illegal in the United States. Works Cited “Abortion Story: February 11 2014” Abort73. 11 February 2014. Web. 7 March 2014 Coomson, Emmanuel K. "Unsafe Abortions."
In 2013 approximately 1.2 million abortions took place in the United States. From 1973 through 2013, over 50 million legal abortions have occurred. Even though an abortion can harm your body, women still get them and take the risk of future health problems or even death. In this essay you will learn the pros and cons of having an abortion. 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.
There is an estimated over 1 million abortions in the United States per year (Worldometers Real Time World Statistics). Death is one of the reasons of why women decide to have an abortion. More reasons in modern society include fear of parents, unplanned pregnancies, and financial instability. The controversy surrounding abortion is revolved around the two opposing sides which includes pro-life, the argument that abortion should be illegal, and pro-choice, in which people argue women should have the choice of whether or not to have an abortion. People in favor of pro-life support their decision with many arguments.
Fifty percent of pregnancies in the United States are unplanned (“Induced Abortion”). Of those unplanned pregnancies, four out of ten result in abortions (“Induced Abortion”). When analyzing the statistics of women who receive abortions, one must become aware that outside circumstances might contribute to a woman’s decision to have an abortion. For instance, women who are one hundred percent below the federal poverty level ac... ... middle of paper ... ...rtion Federation: History of Abortion. National Abortion Federation, n.d.
Tobacco smoke, Night work, Antiperspirants, Bras and Induced abortion. Breast cancer takes a lot of toll on women and men of all races and... ... middle of paper ... ...st has 3-4 fold risk of developing new cancer in the other breast this is different from a recurrence of first cancer. “Overall, white women are slightly more likely to develop breast cancer than African Americans women.” 5-10 percent of breast cancer is caused by inherited genetic mutations. “2-5 percent caused by inherited mutations in BRCA 1 and BRCA 2 genes”. High doses of radiation, such as treating the disease, in women under 30 shows the higher increased risk for breast cancer.
Where is the moral compass of today’s women? Abortions make different women suffer in different ways. There are so many serious physical complications each year resulting from abortions. Are the health risks really worth it? Breast, cervical, ovarian, and liver cancers are higher risks in women who have abortions.
Abortion is the termination of a pregnancy after, accompanied by, resulting in, or closely followed by the death of the embryo or fetus ("Abortion"). Many people may believe that abortion is the right way to do things, but some may believe it is killing a human being. Statics shows that “234 abortions per 1,000 live births (according to the Centers for Disease Control) 1.2 million abortions per year, 3,288 abortions per day, 1,379 abortions per hour, and 4 abortions every minutes, and 1 abortion every 26 seconds.”(Abortion Facts) In this world people have many views on abortion. “14,000 abortions are done because of rape/incest. This only makes up about 1% of all abortions” (Agrestic).