Essentially, Roberts has defined early abortion
as morally permissible and late abortion as not morally permissible by defining 'person', 'early' and 'late' abortion in such a way that removes the hard cases.
And if such continuity of personhood cannot be sustained, then removing the baby from "existence" falls under early abortion
By all means, we should as a society look at the arguments but also we have to look at the difficulties in getting an early abortion
(when many young girls don't even know that they are pregnant).
If the process for early abortion
was made easier, it is possible that that figure could be even higher.
Fpa chief executive Anne Weyman said: "Many women find themselves ruled out of suitable, safe methods of early abortion
due to delays in the system or inadequate funding at local level.
Our findings of an association between preconception exposure and an early abortion
may imply that for some pesticides, preconception exposures lead to gross chromosomal anomalies.
Antiprogestin drugs permit a new, safe and effective means to achieve early abortion
Neither Doctor Bernard Nathanson nor Reverend Moody were turned to strictly for the diverging philosophies, but only because they were overwhelmingly involved in the early abortion
If this alternative account of popular beliefs is correct, Dworkin's assertion that the state may not proscribe early abortion
loses some of its power.
43) Furthermore, there is no evidence that women who have a single early abortion
are at any greater risk of subsequent infertility or ectopic pregnancy than women who carry their first pregnancy to term.
Taken orally, the early option pill provides women with a non-surgical method for early abortion
, up to seven weeks after the beginning of their last menstrual period.
Nicki Minaj 'haunted' by early abortion
," USA Today
virtual consultation with a physician by video--for medication abortion jeopardizes access to early abortion
Post-abortion care often requires surgery, involves more staff, and necessitates a longer hospital stay than early abortion
The problem for women who are forced to rely on often illegal internet or pharmacy purchase of medical abortion drugs is that websites and pharmacies do vary, with some that are well regulated and explicitly seeking to increase access to safe early abortion
, and others selling counterfeit or ineffective drugs purely for profit.