1. Abortion Contributes to Mental Health Problems: Both Sides Agree According to a Comprehensive Medical Review

David C. Reardon
June 30, 2022
Reproduced with Permission

Experts on both sides of the abortion debate agree that abortion contributes to mental health problems in some women. But they disagree whether or not abortion is ever the sole cause of mental illness.

2. Each Abortion Increases Woman's Risk of Premature Death by 50%, New Study Reports:

Abortion and miscarriage are linked to an increased risk of premature death in women, while live birth is associated with improved longevity. The negative effects are greater for abortion than miscarriage, Each abortion exposure increases the risk of early death by about fifty percent. The elevated risk of death has been identified within the first 180 days following an abortion or miscarriage and may persists for over ten years.

3. Most Studies Show Abortion Linked To Increased Mental Health Problems:

Women Cope with Delivery of Unplanned Pregnancy Better than Abortion Springfield,IL (September 1, 2011) - Women who have abortions are 81 percent more likely to experience subsequent mental health problems, according to a new study published by Britain's Royal College of Psychiatrists. The greatest increases were seen in relation to suicidal behaviors and substance abuse. [...]