Methotrexate's Argumentative Essay

Her eyes began to water as she clenched her fist and reminisced “I was thirteen years old. I was on my way home from school when he dragged me into a car and drove away. I fought as hard as I could but I could not do anything about it. He left me unconscious on the side of the street, where someone took me to the nearest hospital and we found my parents. I suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder, also known as PTSD, and depression. I had no one to go to. I could not sleep because in the night I could only imagine him on me and I screamed continuously but no one ever came. Before long, I could not tell my reality from my dreams. I was living in a nightmare. Rape is no joke.”
She soon began to shake and tears rolled down her rosy cheeks
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A way of ending a pregnancy by using Methotrexate and Methotrexate to stop the growing cells in the uterus and separate the lining of the uterus. Methotrexate is injected in the woman and Misoprostol is inserted vaginally a few days later; this procedure will trigger contractions and expel the fetus, according to American Pregnancy Association. It is typically used to end a pregnancy in the first trimester. This process can take anywhere from five days to two weeks, shown by Planned Parenthood.
Open Adoption. An adoption process in which the birth parents and the adoptive parents typically stay in touch, FindLaw stated. In open adoptions, the adoptive parents meet with the biological parents a couple of times before the process to ensure that their child will be taken care of; this is the most trusting type of adoption, according to Future of the Children. Open adoption is the most favorable of the two choices today because it helps the biological parents stay in touch with the child as the years go.
Surgical Abortion. According to Medline Plus, this is an abortion procedure where the cervix is widened and the fetus is suctioned out. UCSF Medical Center stated this an an abortion procedure performed by a professional to remove and embryo or fetus. There are 2 types of surgical abortions, Aspiration and Dilate and Evacuate (D&E). Each abortion available depends on how many weeks along the mother it, as reported by Medline Plus.
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One can have a surgical abortion or a medical abortion. The type of procedure one can have depends on how many weeks along the mother is. Some medical conditions also may limit some procedures. Medical abortions, popularly known as ‘the pill’, are medically known by Mifepristone, which is a medication that works by blocking hormone progesterone. Thus, causing the lining of the uterus to break down and the pregnancy cannot continue. This is followed by another pill called misoprostol, which causes the womb to contract. This contraction causes cramping and bleeding, like a miscarriage. The pain is said to be no worse than menstrual pain. Mifepristone can be used up to twenty-four weeks of pregnancy. For pregnancies under ten weeks, these medications can be taken at the same time. Misoprostol is places as high as possible in the vagina. The contractions cause heavy bleeding and cramping and take anywhere from three hours to five days to pass the pregnancy. For pregnancies after ten weeks, two appointments are needed to pass the pregnancy and a check-up appointment. At the first appointment, mifepristone is taken orally, causing the uterus more sensitive to misoprostol. At the second appointment, misoprostol will be administered ever few hours until the fetus has passed. While the mother is awake during the entire process, she will be given painkillers, gas, and air as needed. It takes an average of six hours

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