Q: Down syndrome and abortion questions?

A:If you look at CDC data between 1983 to 1990 (average) and data from 2006 the number of children born with Downs Syndrome actually increased from 9.2 to over 13...Read More »

Q: What percentage of babies with Down Syndrome are aborted?

A:About 90 percent of pregnant women who are given a Down syndrome diagnosis have chosen to have an abortion. Until recently the test was given only to women over...Read More »

Q: How many fetuses with Down Syndrome are aborted every year?

A:90% of women who are told they have a Down's syndrome fetus will abort per New York Times. Yes 90% but that does not say how many they are. 90% of what? I've lo...Read More »

Q: Thin Places What do Down Syndrome, Abortion, and Baby Girls Have ...

A:"Statistics also suggest that at least 50% of all fetuses with Down syndrome in the US are aborted. That rate becomes higher among women who have a prenatal dia...Read More »

Q: What percentage of fetuses with Down Syndrome are aborted in the ...

A:It has been said that something likeRead More »

downs syndrome abortion

About 92% of pregnancies in Europe with a diagnosis of Down syndrome are terminated. In the United States, termination rates .
A mother of a 47-year-old child with Down s Syndrome would like to turn back time and abort him. Because of the constant care and .
For some people, abortion may be the right decision. For others, the choice to terminate a fetus with Down syndrome may reflect a fundamental .
GOP bill would make Ohio first state to ban abortion based on fetal diagnosis of Down syndrome.
When Tom Bachofner, 38, and his wife Karen s unborn child was diagnosed with Down s syndrome, they didn t question whether they d go .
Ohio Right to Life is pushing for the state to ban abortions sought because the fetus possibly has Down syndrome or has been diagnosed with .
We reasoned that if our baby did have Down s syndrome — a.In addition, under the Abortion Act, termination of a baby with Down s syndrome .
Popular Q&A

Good reasons for abortion?
I am opposed to it, but for the sake of argument I will try to come up with some reasons: 1. Fetus is horribly disfigured or diseased. 2. Mother is completely unbalanced and would not mentally survive pregnancy. 3. Pregnancy would result in the death of the mother for physical reasons. Now...

Im 17 and would like an abortion performed. my parents CANNOT get involved (religously strict)WASHINGTON STATE?
What are my rights to abortion in Washington? * If you are under 18 years old and want an abortion, you do NOT need to get permission from your parents or legal guardian. * There is NO mandatory waiting period in your state before a teen can get an abortion. * Your state provides Medicaid coverage...

What is your opinion on gender selection? (abortion)?
Against it completely. If you have a baby growing inside of you, your natural instincts should be to love it unconditionally. It's an innocent, trusting little baby that is relying on you for everything.. How could you deny it because if gender? I personally am 26 weeks pregnant, and I wanted...

Why do some pro-lifers think abortion is ok in cases of rape and incest?
There are two possible reasons: 1) They think forced pregnancy/forced childbirth/motherhood should be a punishment for having had sex- that a child is a consequence that must be foisted on someone who chose to have sex. Ergo if someone didn't choose to have sex, they shouldn't be punished...

Pregnant and three years under 18, I want the abortion pill, what do I do?please help some one!?
Is the morning after pill still an option? Maybe? That you can just hop down to any old pharmacy and buy. Full on abortions have to have parental consent 24 hours beforehand if you are an unemancipated minor. If you try for an abortion outside of a hospital (the only way in LA to get around...