Category Archives: Women’s Health Studies

Study: Abortion causes “overwhelming guilt”

One study on the mental health aspects of abortion found the following: “[N]o amount of rationalization, intellectualization or humanistic considerations can relieve the overwhelming guilt which is present at the unconscious level as a result of an abortion. Furthermore, much … Continue reading

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Studies that link abortion to breast cancer

Here are a list of studies that show that abortion increases the risk of breast cancer. They are in chronological order: Segi M, et al. An epidemiological study on cancer in Japan. GANN. 48 1957;1–63. Watanabe H, et al. Epidemiology … Continue reading

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American Journal of Psychiatry on abortion

From a study in the American Journal of Psychiatry: “Negative emotional response [to abortion] involving guilt, sadness and regret” is seen by some psychiatrists as a “part of the normal spectrum of response to abortion.” CM Friedman, et al. “The Decision-Making … Continue reading

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Child abuse increases after abortion, says psychologist

“Our study indicates that child abuse is more frequent among mothers who have previously had an abortion. The mother’s guilt or high expectations may be reasons why there is this high correlation. A more plausible cause is that because of … Continue reading

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Studies: abortion is risk factor for breast cancer

2009 study published in the journal, Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention “… Examined risk factors were consistent with the effects of previous studies on younger women. Specifically, older age, family history of breast cancer, earlier menarche age, induced abortion and … Continue reading

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National Cancer Institute official convinced that abortion raises breast cancer risk

“In a workshop in 2003 National Cancer Institute (NCI) had denied an abortion – breast cancer link. Dr. Louise Brinton, an NCI official who helped organize the conference, reversed her opinion and admitted that both abortion and oral contraceptives raised … Continue reading

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Researcher links abortion to breast cancer, says it’s an “avoidable risk”

After extensive research, Dr. Joel Brind, professor of endocrinology at City University of New York, concluded, “The single most avoidable risk factor for breast cancer is induced abortion.” Dr. Joel Brind, “Comprehensive Review and Meta-Analysis of the Abortion/Breast Cancer Link”; … Continue reading

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Half of women who have abortions experience “dramatic personality change,” usually negative, says study

“In a retrospective study of 260 women, an average of nearly 11 years after their abortions, 51% reported having undergone a “dramatic personality change” following their abortions, of which 79% said the change was a negative one.” David C Reardon, … Continue reading

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Studies show increase in ectopic pregnancy after an abortion

Studies show that the risk of an ectopic pregnancy is twice as high for women who have had one abortion, and up to four times as high for women with two or more previous abortions.10 Of those who have an ectopic … Continue reading

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Pro-Choice researcher finds link between abortion and depression; journals decline to publish results

Professor David Fergusson found a link between depression and prior abortion(s). According to Prof Fergusson: “’I’m pro-choice but I’ve produced results which, if anything, favour a pro-life viewpoint.’” “’It’s obvious I’m not acting out of any agenda except to do … Continue reading

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