Abortion

Abortion has long been one of the most controversial issues in the United States. The right to choose to terminate a pregnancy, up to the point when the fetus is viable outside the womb, is protected by federal law, but the process is often more complex than it seems, due to the stigmatization of those who have abortions, state restrictions on abortion, limited access to abortion, and so on. With the support of a counselor or other mental health professional, a woman who is considering abortion can obtain factual, unbiased information about her options, discuss her feelings, and come to a decision without pressure or judgment.

 

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