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

What's a missed abortion?
An abortion is the expulsion or removal of the products of conception. A missed abortion is when the pregnancy has died but has not yet been expelled/removed. ~Pro-Choice Momma and Midwife- Have had an abortion and I have a 19 month old daughter . I believe in protecting my daughter's choice...

Surgical abortion?
Guess what? You don't need a surgical abortion. If it's within nine weeks, you can get a chemical abortion. You go to a clinic or a doctor (Planned Parenthood is great if there's one near you). You get some pills. You take one there, and another one later at a time you choose within a certain...

You voted for Obama when he goes against your religious/personal beliefs.......?
Since when is gun control a religious belief? How about the republicons and their abusive plans for turning the poor, disabled, and elderly out into the street. Isn't that against a lot of people's religions? Or how about the great injustice of the government system that the republicans want...

Do you believe in eugenics and forced abortion for the better of society?
Eugenics and forced abortions are two of the worst ideas I can think of if betterment of society is the ostensible goal. In both cases, what we have is either government, a private enterprise, or possibly a combination of both, deciding to act in a way that is not only antithetical to liberty...

Had Two Abortions. Can it cause problems in future pregnancies? Will I be able to get pregnant again?
i worked in ob/gyn for many years and the only way to know if you will have difficulty conceiving is when you are trying to do so and even still it would not likely be secondary to having abortions......ectopic pregnancy are a possible side effect that has correlated with abortions more specifically...