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What is your opinion on abortion? Is it safe?

What is your opinion on abortion? Is it safe?

Abortion risks: Risks include injury to the cervix/uterus, infection of the uterus/ fallopian tubes, uterine scarring or perforation, retained tissue, hemorrhage & adverse reaction to anesthesia. See: http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/002912.htm

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Abortion (Definition)

In medical circles, the term abortion applies to any loss of a pregnancy before 25 weeks, such as spotaneous abortion (ie miscarrage). In non-medical circles, it refers to the termination of any pregnancy. ...Read more


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What's your opinion on the abortion of children diagnosed with down syndrome?

What's your opinion on the abortion of children diagnosed with down syndrome?

Individual decision: It is a decision that is made by the parents and one that should be made after receiving accurate and complete information.

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I would like doctors to read this and know their opinion about this unusual topic. Http://www. Sisterzeus. Com/hsp1shlp. Htm (vitamin c abortion remedy)?

I would like doctors to read this and know their opinion about this unusual topic. Http://www. Sisterzeus. Com/hsp1shlp. Htm (vitamin c abortion remedy)?

Good information: I am already familiar with this website. It provides a lot of valuable information on natural strategies in the area of fertility, contraception, abortions etc. Most doctors are totally unfamiliar with these as they are not taught in medical school. Objective research is lacking but the information is presented intelligently & responsibly, without exaggerated claims & I consider it quite credible.

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What are doctors' opinions of abortion?

What are doctors' opinions of abortion?

A safe alternative: Abortion is a legally and medically safe alternative to having a unwanted or genetically impaired child. Cases of rape, a lack of financial stability, or wherewithal to raise a child also eliminates placing those children into a "broken" foster care system. Prior to Roe v. Wade, there were many harmful atrocities committed on pregnant women during illegally abortion. "Nuff said"!

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How to get abortion?

How to get abortion?

Depend on baby's age: The medicine is by prescription, so a woman goes to her Ob-Gyn doctor (or a women's clinic) to be evaluated for it. Whether or not medicine can be used also depends on the age of the baby fetus (the number of weeks pregnant). The doctor will talk with the patient to be sure that the patient is making a good permanent decision, because abortion is a hard decision for any woman to make.

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Medicine for abortion?

Medicine for abortion?

Yes: Yes this is possible if you are early enough.

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How is an abortion done?

Depends: On how far along you are and your medical risk factors. Medicine can be used or surgery.

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How can I do one abortion?

See a provider: You need the help of a physician. Look for a planned parenthood clinic close to you, they might be able to help or point you in the right direction.

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Is having an abortion safe?

Yes: Abortions if performed by an experienced provider has less risk than if you were a smoker and taking birth contrl pills. Safe if you are emotionally and morally prepared for the termination of the pregnancy.

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How do abortion pills work?

How do abortion pills work?

Interrupts hormones: Mifepristone (aka ru 486) works by interrupting the pregnancy hormones which support the growth of the growing fetus and placenta. About 48 hours later, another medicine called Misoprostol is taken to help expel the pregnancy. This type of abortion is best done prior to 7 weeks, although sometime can be used even later up to 9 weeks.

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How do they do an abortion?

How do they do an abortion?

D&C: Abortion is a d and c usually. However there is a pill protocol that can induce an abortion. That is called ru 486. Please consult your doctor for all your options.

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How can I get abortion pills?

How can I get abortion pills?

Uncertain: I am not certain about the laws in Macao. In the states you can get abortion pills from a licensed physician or a clinic such as Planned Parenthood. In some states it is also available thru e-health web site such as HealthTap. Wish I could be more help.

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Can I get a medical abortion?

Possibly: Depending on where you live and how far pregnant you are a medical abortion may be an option. Check these sites for info: www. Earlyoptionpill. Com or www. Womenonweb. Org.

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Who can advise me on abortion?

Who can advise me on abortion?

Your Physician: Your physician should be able to give you advice.

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Is having an abortion painful?

Depends: For abortions done prior to 12 weeks of pregnancy, strong pain relievers or a light anesthetic may be used. If you do experience discomfort during the dilation of the cervix or actual scrapping of the uterus, it will be similar to a strong menstrual cramp. After the procedure, you may experience light cramping for a day. If this persists or worsens contact your doctor for re-evaluation.

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Is abortion a safe procedure?

Abortions safe: Abortions or any other surgical procedure performed by a skilled, trained physician can have complications. There are less problems if the patient has good health with few to no medical problems. An abortion has fewer risks if performed prior to the first trimester

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Can you tell me about abortion?

What can I tell you?: Here are some good websites: www. Prochoice. Org and www. Plannedparenthood. Org and if you want data about statistics check www. Guttmacher. Org or feel free to reply or ask a more specific question if you need info.