Abused women are more likely to have abortions

“Following their analysis of 31 studies, Garcia-Moreno, & Pallitto (2013) found “strong evidence that women with a history of intimate partner violence are more likely to report having had an induced abortion.”

C Garcia-Moreno & C. Pallitto “Global and regional estimates of intimate partner violence against women; prevalence and health effects of intimate partner and non-partner sexual violence” Geneva, Switzerland World Health Organization, 2013

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