Latest Abortion in India Stories
According to a report published Monday, giving birth can be far more hazardous to a woman’s health than obtaining a legal abortion, noting that pregnant women were up to 14 times more likely to die due to complications associated with childbirth compared to abortions.
Swedish scientists are touting both the safety and effectiveness of home-based abortion medications for women who are 50 to 63 days pregnant.
By Divya A It took a gutsy, 24-week-pregnant Niketa Mehta to prompt our health minister to review the law that prescribes a 20-week limit on abortions.
Since the 1980s, doctors have used so-called ultrasound imaging to monitor the fetus during pregnancy _ checking for possible abnormalities or problems in delivery.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - One of two recent deaths of women taking the abortion pill RU-486 was unrelated to an abortion or use of the drug, but the second case is still under investigation, U.S. regulators said on Monday. The woman in the second case showed symptoms of infection, the U.S.
BEIJING (Reuters) - A new Chinese law calls for prison terms of up to three years and fines for doctors and other health workers who assist in telling the gender of unborn babies, leading to abortions, state media said on Monday.