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

Where can I get an abortion in Memphis TN?
The baby won't ruin the rest of your life. Abortion will. My grandmother got an abortion when she was young and when she was on her deathbed at age 92, she was in tears. She really was torn up about her abortion for MANY decades. Don't let this happen to you!

What is the democratic view on abortion?
The Democrats stance on abortion is that it is not the role of government to interfere in the health decisions of citizens. Hence the term Pro choice, which means that it is a woman's right to choose whether or not she will carry a pregnancy to term. Before you try and draw a correlation between...

How long should i bleed after a surgical abortion?
I have never had an abortion but I have had two miscarriages and with my second miscarriage in which I had to get a D & C I bled off and on for a little over two weeks. It can be kind of irritating when you think you have stopped and then it starts back up again. It is normal though as your...

Surgical abortion at 4 weeks?
I think it just refering to the fact that now there are medical abortions available for pregnancies up to 8 or 9 weeks along (miscarriage induced by medication.) Also many women do not even know they are pregnant until after they are four weeks or further along.

Abortion and Anxiety..?
It is because your body still has all of the pregnancy hormones in it, that will make you pee more. I also have anxiety, it has been a little while since I had mine but I do remember having more anxiety than before, I believe it is because of the increased hormones also. The leg cramps are...