Facts about Abortion Essay
My project is about Abortion: I have chosen to do it about abortion because I think it is a very serious topic and it is a subject that I feel very strongly about. There are a lot of arguments for and against abortion. In this project I will write about the basic facts and what women/girls should do if they are ever in that sort of situation.
Abortion is a deliberate end of a pregnancy, so that it …show more content…
What does abortion involve?
In the first nine weeks of pregnancy you may be able to take pills to bring an abortion to an end or in the first three months you could have a surgical operation which is a very simple procedure carried out either under local or general anaesthetic. If the abortion is carried out in a day care unit, you could be out of hospital the same day. In other places you may have to stay overnight. If you are later in to the abortion, the simpler techniques may not be possible and you will have to stay in hospital a little longer.
To get an abortion on the NHS, a women needs to be referred by a doctor. This can be her own GP, or a doctor at a local family planning clinic. If a doctor has a moral objection to abortion, he or she does not have to get involved. However he or she should explain this to their patient and also make arrangements for her to go and see another doctor. It