Should Abortion Be Legal? Essay
Abortion is a tricky subject because there is really no middle ground, a person is eathe for abortion, pro-choice, or against abortion, pro life, to fully understand abortion you have to know some of the statistics and background.
Abortion is the deliberate termination of a human pregnancy, most often performed during the first 28 weeks of pregnancy. An abortion is carried out by a trained medical physician and then the body parts of the unborn dead are sent to a pathologist. Pathology is a branch of medical science primarily concerning the examination of organs, tissues, and bodily fluids in order to make a diagnosis of disease. After the the body parts have served their purpose they are discarded.
Abortion peaked in 1990. With the highest number of abortions taking place in california. 21% of pregnancies end in an abortion. Three of ten women will have an abortion before 45, with 51% of U.S. women obtaining abortions are younger than 25 and women with medicaid are 3 times more likely to have a abortion. unmarried women account for 85% of abortions and 9.3% of women who had an abortion have had 3 or…