Globally, nearly forty-two million children are aborted each year. Though it is rarely mentioned or even considered, abortions are not always successful in ending the child’s life. The issue is ignored because…
Download file to see previous pages...
The feelings of guilt resulting from a failed abortion determine the likely hood of allowing the continuance of the pregnancy. The paper will address some of the issues that abortion survivors have had to go through.
Life surpasses the right to becoming pregnant. Gianna Jessen failed an abortion attempt when the mother was seven and a half months pregnant. Following the failed attempt, Gianna Jessen was delivered and adopted by a caring family and is currently an activist against the abortion of unborn children (Jessen). Sarah Smith is another survivor who lost her twin brother following an abortion attempt. Both Sarah and Jessen have had a life that has directly affected the birth mothers who are haunted by the guilt for causing so much pain and grief to their children (Smith). The decision to abort Gianna was made because her mother was only seventeen years old during the pregnancy and the economic costs scared her. Sarah’s mother was also afraid of raising another child since she already had five children. The failed pregnancies resulted in two inspirational women who the world needs to inspire people by making better life decisions.
The trauma associated with a failed abortion. Melissa Ohden was born following a failed saline infusion abortion. When she was born, the doctors had a notation that she was only around thirty-one weeks into her gestation. The doctors were concerned that her ability to survive was limited and if she did the quality of life she would experience would be full of uncertainties. Currently, Melisa has developed into a healthy woman who is always searching for answers on why the mother wanted to abort her. Melissa discovered that she was an abortion survivor from her adopting parents while she was fourteen and since then her life changed drastically. The psychological torture and the unanswered questions affect her in varying degrees (Ohden). Jessen expresses
...Download file to see next pagesRead More
There will be plenty of others who do not share the same view because of their religious and political leanings, which sometimes are too doctrinal for the others to stomach.
The right to live is probably the most fundamental of all human rights - but here, we have a strange and uncomfortable situation.
Each article will be examined based on rhetoric, fallacies and claims.
The first article was written by Mark Huttenlocker and is entitled Teen Pregnancy - The Pros and Cons of Abortion. This article approaches
My purpose is to persuade the manager not to assign me to the operations of abortion. Audience: General physician, head of gynecology, and community. I am covering that I cannot do abortion because of my religious and cultural values. Previous abortion patients repenting their decision.
ion of 1973 describing abortion as a ‘fundamental right’, several challenges exist with religion terming the declaration as backward and wrong (Naden 65). The legalization of abortion has been debated over the years with no conclusive. Proponents of abortion believe that it
Governor Bentley demonstrates a pro-life stance on the abortion argument. Judith Jarvis Thomson, the famous philosopher who wrote 'A Defense of Abortion' had a pro-choice stand. In her essay, she sided with the woman's right to choose by metaphorically explaining the case with the help of a story where unplugging implies the right to choose.
Over 50% of cases of abortion occur in women who had used contraceptive a month before (C.D.C. Web). Bringing up a child requires resources and effort on the part of the mother, in case it is not possible to support a
These clashes require legal regulations in order to mediate differences in public opinion and make the situation stable. This paper will analyze how abortion is legally managed in Canada and South Korea in order to see how people with different world
the ‘pre-mature birth of the child’ in most cases, are usually born with organs disorganization and abnormalities (Toole & Susan 227). Both surgical and medical abortions, if not done properly, may raise several risks for the health and survival of the mother and the