Q: What is late term abortion?

A:Time Frame. An abortion is typically considered late-term if it happens after week 20 of pregnancy, though opinions differ about when an abortion can be conside...Read More »

Q: What is the percent of late term abortions?

A:Week 16-20: 3,5%

Week 21and up: 1%.
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Q: Where are late term abortions legal?

A:Due to the mothers health is legal in every state. The definition of late terms abortions are not clear though so you have to call and ask in your state (like p...Read More »

Q: Why late term abortion?

A:Though the procedure has had a low rate of usage, representing 0.17% (2,232 of 1,313,000) of all abortions in the United States in the year 2000, according to v...Read More »

Q: What's it like to get a late-term abortion?

A:I can't answer from personal experience, but the website for Dr. Hern's clinic in Boulder has an informative description of the process here: More »

late-term abortion statistics

“Women who consider late-term abortion often do so from a place of.about 15,000 abortions, or about 1.5 percent of the annual U.S. number, .
Late-term abortions are more controversial than abortion in general because the .for Disease Control and Prevention s annual study on abortion statistics does .
Late-term abortion is not an exact medical term, but it has been used at.Yet, a sizeable percentage within the late-term abortion group, nearly .
Many people who identify as pro-choice – politicians in particular – are all too ready to distance themselves from late-term abortions, some .
According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) statistics, late-term abortions ( i.e., those of babies 21 weeks or older) are done in many states, which means .
At current rates, it is estimated that roughly 1 in 3 women will have one by the time.In the end, restriction on late mid-term abortions may seem .
The CBO warns that banning abortion beyond 20 weeks will result in.have insisted the number of children affected by late-term abortion is .
Popular Q&A

How many months can u get a abortion?
It depends on where you're located. In most places, you cannot access an elective abortion after 24 weeks- in some states, they limit it earlier than that. Hope that helps. EDIT: @Take It Easy, Butt-Pirate!: Do you have a source saying that California does not allow second-trimester elective...

Abortion pill = late period?
It could. If I were you I would provoke a period to make sure you aren't pregnant. Take 6-10 grams of ascorbic acid - vitamin C a day for 5-10 days. Specifically ascorbic acid. Don't use vitamin C with bioflaviniods in it. Look for the cheap generic brands, they are usually the ones that have...

Some abortion is legal in India, but if they had common place sex tests of fetuses would more ?
Actually, Im all for people limiting the amount of children they have, furthermore, I feel that it is within the realm of the gov't to mandate limits when the general population is at risk. Because overpopulation causes enviromental destruction I think abortion should be legalized everywhere...

Abortion - Mens rights!?
Adopt children. If you want a choice, one or the other, allow others a choice! Stop debating our private matters and start adopting ORPHAN children. Anyone want the government regulating their uterus? Anyone want pregnancy forced on them and abortion on forced on them, like in Nicaragua and...

Have you had an abortion?
Your regular doctor would not be able to help you with abortion, but there are clinics all over the US that specifically perform abortions. You can check the site that I listed to find one near you. Keep in mind that the earlier you go for the abortion, the less it will cost. In the procesure...