Category Archives: Miscellaneous Abortion Facts

Pregnant women don’t commit suicide if they can’t get abortions

When pro-abortion activists were fighting to make abortion legal, one argument they tried to use was that women who were denied abortion would kill themselves. Even before Roe V Wade, psychologists granted abortions to women who claimed that their pregnancies … Continue reading

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Saline poisoning took 4-7 hours to work

In the 1970s and 1980s, late term abortions were usually done by saline induction. In this type of abortion, a caustic saline solution was injected into the woman’s uterus, poisoning the child. It was a slow death. One medical study … Continue reading

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Good news! Abortion Numbers are down

The number of abortions has gone down significantly. There are now 2000 fewer abortions per day then there were in the early 1990s, despite the fact that the population is 20% higher than it was at that time. Source: Mark … Continue reading

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Women want to know about abortion risks

“Women’s preferences for information and complication seriousness ratings related to elective medical procedures” appears in the August edition of the Journal of Medical Ethics. Written by Priscilla Coleman, David Reardon, and Matthew Lee, the study of a diverse sample of … Continue reading

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America has more D&E abortions than any other country

An abortion textbook gives statistics on late term D&E abortions: “At least 125,000 D&E’s are performed annually in the United States, the highest number reported anywhere in the world. This number reflects in part the larger US population compared to … Continue reading

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1910- medical advances make abortion less dangerous

Dr. Frederick Joseph Taussig explained why the number of deaths from illegal abortions was falling during his times: “The discovery of asepsis and antisepsis has not proved any unmixed blessing. Criminal abortion can at the present time be done with … Continue reading

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Number of abortions “dramatically increased” after legalization

Dr. James B Kahn, national abortion surveillance officer of the US Public Health Service in Atlanta, described in 1971 how, after legalization of abortion in New York and other states, the number of abortions skyrocketed. As recounted by Fr. Paul … Continue reading

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About 1800 doctors were performing abortions in 2009

There are about  1,800 doctors performing abortions as of 2009 Sarah Kliff “The Abortion Evangelist” Newsweek August 31, 2009 Share on Facebook

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US War Deaths vs Abortion Deaths

Each “+” (cross) represents 10,000 deaths (or fraction thereof) Revolutionary War 6,188 + War of 1812 4,505 + Mexican War 4,152 + U. S. Civil War (both sides) 498,332 + + + + + + + + + + + … Continue reading

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Judges in Minnesota approved nearly all judicial bypass cases

This is very old information, but it’s still interesting to know. According to the Supreme Court, states can pass parental consent or notification laws, but they must provide a judicial bypass. A judicial bypass allows a teenager to go to … Continue reading

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