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8 edition of A woman"s guide to safe abortion found in the catalog.

A woman"s guide to safe abortion

by Maria Corsaro

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abortion.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMaria Corsaro and Carole Korzeniowsky.
    ContributionsKorzeniowsky, Carole.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRG734 .C67 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3495644M
    ISBN 100030606039, 0030606020
    LC Control Number82015652

    actually put women’s health at risk. Abortion is a safe medical procedure. The safety of abortion in the US is extensively documented. The most comprehensive study found that abortion is very safe: Major complications are rare, occurring in less than ¼ of one percent of procedures,1 which is safer than having wisdom teeth Size: KB. The evidence shows that high maternal, perinatal, neonatal and child mortality rates are associated with inadequate and poor quality health services. Evidence also suggests that explicit, evidence-based, cost effective packages of interventions can improve the processes and outcomes of health care.

      A Guide to Abortion Laws by State State laws passed in highlight one of the nation’s most divisive issues. By Susan Milligan Senior Politics Writer J . Highly restrictive abortion laws are not associated with lower abortion rates. According to the Guttmacher Institute, the abortion rate is 37 per 1, women in countries that prohibit abortion altogether or allow it only to save a woman’s life, and 34 per 1, in countries that allow abortion without restriction as to reason.

    action for safe abortion. AREAS OF FOCUS To adequately prepare future health professionals to take action for safe abortion, the guide addresses abortion comprehensively and through human rights, legal and public health frameworks. It covers topics such as sexual and reproductive rights; gender.   Healing Abortion's Guilt and Grief, Kim Ketola - Read more Christian women spiritual life, faith, and growth. Few people know words of comfort for any type of pregnancy loss, much less for a woman Author: Kim Ketola.


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Safe abortion care: the public health and human rights rationale 17 Background 17 Public health and human rights 18 Pregnancies and abortions 19 Health consequences of unsafe abortion 19 Contraceptive use, accidental pregnancies and unmet need for family planning 22 Regulatory and policy context Two psychotherapists present a supportive guide to coping with the emotional and psychological aftermath of abortion, offering a step-by-step program that combines information, reassurance, and guidance to help women begin the process of recovery/5(39).

The Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights on the Rights of Women in Africa (Maputo Protocol) explicitly recognizes that the right to health includes access to safe and legal abortion, at a minimum, in certain circumstances. Safe abortion services protect women File Size: KB.

Youth act for safe abortion: A training guide for future health professionals: Ipas, SRE The Evidence: Sex Education Forum, Motherhood in Childhood: Facing the challenge of adolescent pregnancy: UNFPA, other barriers can reduce a woman’s ability to access a legal, safe abortion.

This guide is an assessment tool that professionals and other interested people can use to become aware of legal and other obstacles that make access to safe abortion difficult or impossible. The guide also highlights the injustice that women can face. The legal status of abortion has no effect on a woman's need for an abortion, but it dramatically affects her access to safe abortion.

Where legislation allows abortion under broad indications, the incidence of and complications from unsafe abortion are generally lower than where abortion is legally more restricted. 4 First trimester abortion guidelines and protocols Surgical and medical procedures IPPF is committed to upholding the rights of the client and the needs of providers in order to ensure the highest possible standard of care.

Respecting a client’s right to confidentiality Absolute respect for the patient’s right to privacy, discretion. The Women’s Health Protection Act: Reclaiming a Woman’s Right to Choose More than 40 years after the Supreme Court recognized a woman’s right to choose as a fundamental constitutional right, access to safe, legal abortion has been the object of unrelenting attacks by politicians intent on taking that freedom away.

Before abortion was made legal in the United States, women were only allowed to undergo the surgery if the pregnancy was a danger to them or if rape or incest impregnated the woman.

Inthe landmark United States Supreme Court Case, Roe vs. Wade changed the standard of abortion policies. Since abortion procedures and care involve contact with blood and other body fluids, all clinical and support staff that provide these services should understand and apply standard precautions for infection prevention and control, for both their own protection and that of their patients.

Any woman who visits a Marie Stopes centre for a safe abortion is given pre-procedure advice. First, we confirm the pregnancy, and then we help her understand all the options available to her (parenting, adoption or abortion). If she still decides to terminate, our nurses are trained to provide counselling to ensure she’s % sure of her.

Access to legal and safe abortion Every year approximately 42 million women worldwide choose to have an abortion. More than half of these, a staggering 22 million, are unsafe, and 97% of these unsafe abortions occur in the developing world.

A Woman’s Guide To Handling An Unplanned Pregnancy Even if you and your sexual partner(s) are being super safe, or you are the most pro-life person in. In the United States, abortion is a safe and legal way to end a pregnancy. There are two methods of abortion available to women in the first trimester of pregnancy.

A medication abortion (also called medical abortion or abortion with pills) involves taking medicines to end a. Providing access to safe abortion and post-abortion care is at the core of our mission.

Safe abortion saves lives. As one of the world's leading pro-choice organisations, we are unapologetic in our defence of a woman's right to abortion, and we are proud to provide safe abortion services wherever the law permits.

Women’s organizations across the world have fought for the right to access safe and legal abortion for decades, and increasingly international human rights law supports their claims. There are three main ways to get an abortion on the NHS: contact an abortion provider directly – the British Pregnancy Advisory Service (BPAS), Marie Stopes UK and the National Unplanned Pregnancy Advisory Service (NUPAS) can tell you about eligibility and services in your area speak to your GP.

This guide to self-managing your abortion using misoprostol, a medication which causes uterine contractions, is intended as a community resource in the service of reproductive justice.

According to a statement from Physicians for Reproductive Health, “self-administered medication abortion is as safe, effective and acceptable to patients. Abortion is more common than you might think. About a third of women in the UK will have an abortion by the time they are Abortion is a very safe procedure and on average, it is much safer than continuing with the pregnancy and giving birth.

The earlier an abortion is carried out, the safer it is, too.The abortion-rights debate is commonly misunderstood, with advocates on both sides attributing false motives to many good, deeply conscientious people. In order to understand and effectively communicate your own position on abortion rights, it is essential to understand why some people disagree with : Tom Head.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

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