The World Health Organization on abortion and psychiatric disease

Official statement from the World Health Organization on abortion:

“[Abortion] is a bad way of treating psychiatric disease… Investigation shows that there is less psychological trauma associated with normal birth, and there is with a legal abortion.”

Quoted in Ann Saltenberger Every Woman Has a Right to Know the Dangers of Legal Abortion (Glassboro, New Jersey: Air Plus Enterprises, 1982) 134

Read  about abortion’s emotional and psychological effects here

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Sarah Terzo is a freelance writer and journalist who works for Live Action. She is a member of the board of The Pro-life Alliance of Gays and Lesbians and Consistent Life.
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