Essays Tagged: "Pregnancy"

The right to Life. On abortion from a religious point of view.

, 1973 the Supreme Court said that it was legal for any woman to have an abortion and terminate her pregnancy at any given time. The Roman Catholic Church has said that abortion is murder and violates ...

(3 pages) 88 0 4.3 Jan/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

abortion rights

ciety abortion has become more common. I think abortion is right, based on the circumstances of the pregnancy and the fact that it is a person's right to do what they will with their body.Sadly many w ... nd give it up for adoption. Even in this case she is still forced to endure the long nine months of pregnancy and the pain of childbirth. She should have the right to control what happens to her body. ...

(1 pages) 83 0 3.5 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

The Ins And Outs of Abortion: abortion activists, Laws and Policies of Abortion, Landmark Court Cases, abortion techniques, long term effects, and The History of Abortion.

�PAGE � �PAGE �16� Abortion. Abortion is when a pregnancy is terminated. This could happen naturally or on purpose. Natural abortions are caused for ... tions are purposely committed to prevent the birth of a child. These abortions are done because the pregnancy is not wanted, or the pregnancy will endanger the woman's health. Abortions are now easier ... re for different reasons. A woman might have to go with one method because she is 20 weeks into her pregnancy, versus a woman who is 3 weeks into her pregnancy. The earlier you perform the abortion, t ...

(15 pages) 1131 3 4.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Condom Distribution in Schools Condones Promiscuity and Increase Pregnancy Rates

ity andincreases teen pregnancies.Condoms were invented to provide a barrier for protection against pregnancy andsexually transmitted diseases. Since then, other forms of birth control have been intro ... ntee. Texas researcher Susan Weller reports thatcondoms are only 87 percent effective in preventing pregnancy. Condoms do appear to beeffective in preventing pregnancy when used "correctly and consist ...

(2 pages) 119 0 4.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

debates the womans right to abortion according to Bush and Gores opinion and personal opinion

ou are pregnant. You only have about two choices to what you can do. One, is to go through with the pregnancy, and the other could be having an abortion. Life for you alone, hasn't begun. For just bei ... lly, etc. unstable to bring a child into the world, then you should have the right to terminate the pregnancy. If a woman knows she can't financially support their baby, she is usually right. Abortion ...

(8 pages) 154 1 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

more of an in depth idea of womens rights based on gore and bush's opinions on abortion

ou are pregnant. You only have about two choices to what you can do. One, is to go through with the pregnancy, and the other could result in abortion. Life for you alone hasn't begun, not to mention y ... to the mother that miscarries the fetus (Methods). This procedure is done in the first trimester of pregnancy, which is where the majority of abortions take place (Methods). Ending a child's life befo ...

(9 pages) 130 2 3.3 Apr/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies


amels when they set off on long journeys. Theythought that a foreign object in the uterus prevented pregnancy. In today's society, thereare many types of contraceptives designed to fit our changing li ... use contraceptives during vaginal intercourse becomepregnant each year. The only guarantee against pregnancy is not having intercourse, but ifused correctly the modern methods of contraception can re ...

(4 pages) 119 1 3.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

The morality of abortion

the parents may change their mind if they want to keep it. Parents must decide at the onset of the pregnancy to decide if they can in good conscience bring a child into the world, if the answer is ye ... conscience bring a child into the world, if the answer is yes, then people should proceed with the pregnancy and then determine whether they want to give the child up for adoption. It is a parent's m ...

(6 pages) 120 1 3.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality


al gene located on chromosome #4. If one parent has the condition and the other does not, with each pregnancy there is a 50 percent chance that each child will be affected. If both parents have Achond ... rfism_faq.htmlAchondroplasia : Public Health Education Information Sheet

(2 pages) 49 0 3.6 Apr/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

My view on "abortion" may agree and disagree with certain arguments each Philosopher has. I will be discussing Mary Anne Warren, Don Marquis, and Barbara Katz Rothman.

Mary Anne Warren, abortion is defined as "the act a woman performs in deliberately terminating her pregnancy before it comes to term, or allowing another person to terminate it." (Pg. 79 of Ethics in ... eserves a right to life and the future.Barbara Katz Rothman takes on a woman-centered view of pregnancy and abortion. She believes, like pregnancy, abortion takes it's meaning from the woman who ...

(4 pages) 469 10 4.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Why has abortion become such a political issue? Who should have the final say?

say?It is hard to imagine a more troublesome, emotional decision for a woman, than whether to end a pregnancy or to let it proceed and bear a child. It is hard to imagine how anyone could believe some ... what to do with your body, energy, time, mind and soul. That right includes, the decision to end a pregnancy.Americans believe in individual rights and personal responsibility. Those important values ...

(3 pages) 640 11 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

This essay is about the pros and cons of teen sex

ens though, have no choice but to confess because their actions lead to severe consequences such as pregnancy. Forty-three Percent of adolescent women become pregnant at least once before age 20 (Inte ... . But it has not (Lewis 92). As the world talks more and more about sex, and as the consequences of pregnancy Page 1 decrease through birth control methods, the issue of sex starts getting out of cont ...

(6 pages) 207 1 2.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

This is an essay about abortion. It is well researched and has many good points. This is an excellant paper

r. Being part of the mother, it is the mother's. What happens to her body through the course of her pregnancy is her choice. Therefore, abortion is solely the mother's choice, and outsiders should not ... mistakes every day. There should be something to fall back on in a case of an unplanned or unwanted pregnancy. Abortion can be for the well-being of both the mother and the potential child. A woman ne ...

(5 pages) 225 3 4.4 Jan/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The Killing of the Unborn: this essay talks about the physical and emotional repercussions that a woman can encounter after having an abortion. it includes the works cited

rld around her tells her abortion is acceptable, and she ought to have the freedom to terminate the pregnancy. It is her body, right? Under the anxiety of making such a drastic decision, she might for ...

(4 pages) 133 2 4.5 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Smoking: Life Or Stupidity? What does smoking do to you and others? Why should we stop smoking? What does smoking lead to?

should take seriously; smoking is a bad habit because it leads to addiction, disease, and dangerous pregnancy.As advertisements and television commercials have shown, smoking is a way to relax and to ...

(2 pages) 344 2 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Nine Months Miracle .........Arrival of an Angel - About Pregnancy and Motherhood

that she was PREGNANT.She had a very different experience. Many questions raised in her mind about pregnancy. She received many advices from elders and friends. Now into the Nine Months Miracle...... ...

(1 pages) 75 1 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Yasmin Birth Control

the Pill?" That means that you should not settle for a pill that is less effective when it comes to pregnancy. It is arguing that Yasmin birth control pills are one of the top leading brands of birth ... too scared to talk to someone, become aware that there are things available to protect them against pregnancy.Some themes that are aimed towards the advertisement are preventing pregnancy, being safe ...

(3 pages) 52 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

The Issue Of Too Mnay Children

also be too much of a good thing. Should we limit the maximum number of multiple births in a given pregnancy, and if so, how? What are parents' and physicians' responsibilities for making sure that t ...

(3 pages) 42 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Immorality of Abortion

meet a set of criteria for personhood. Therefore, a woman may choose to abort at anytime during her pregnancy. Some may say that a woman's right to bodily integrity outweighs a fetus' right to life. I ... ermission by engaging in sexual intercourse. A woman, knowing that sexual intercourse could lead to pregnancy, voluntarily granted the fetus permission to use her body by providing the means in which ...

(4 pages) 182 6 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Abortion persuasive essay: neither pro nor con, however gives the facts about the physical effects of abortion to mother that may lead one to think twice about abortions

ges. The term abortion actually refers to any premature expulsion of a human fetus. Abortion ends a pregnancy by destroying and removing the developing child. You can die from abortion. The leading ca ... ted women are apparently links to the unnatural disruption of the hormonal changes, which accompany pregnancy and untreated cervical damage.In later pregnancies there is a chance of having a handicapp ...

(2 pages) 273 0 3.9 Mar/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues