Abortion

Abortion is the ending of a pregnancy by removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus. An abortion that occurs without intervention is known as a miscarriage or "spontaneous abortion" and occurs in approximately 30% to 40% of pregnancies. When deliberate steps are taken to end a pregnancy, it is called an induced abortion, or less frequently "induced miscarriage". The unmodified word abortion generally refers to an induced abortion.When properly done, abortion is one of the safest procedures in medicine,:1 :1 but unsafe abortion is a major cause of maternal death, especially in the developing world. Making safe abortion legal …

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The National Archives · 1 January 1982 English

A file containing documents concerning the Soviet population. Subjects covered in the file include the declining rate of population growth; the unwillingness of people to migrate to areas of labour …

Alcoholism among women and the continuing high rate of abortion (an average of six for each woman) seem the main employment has hardly risen since 1970. The use of abortion as the primary form of birth control is believed among women and the con- tinuing high rate of abortion (an average of six for each woman) seem the main


The National Archives · 1 January 1981 English

Signor Bottai was asked about the campaign on abortion. He said that it was a matter on which the Church


The National Archives · 1 January 1980 English

Church can bring them into line on divorce and abortion - let alone alcohol. 4. In paragraph 28 of the anomoly here is that both the divorce rate and the abortion rate are probably as high as anywhere in the anomoly here is that both the divorce r.ate and the abortion rate are I probably as high as anywhere in the


The National Archives · 1 January 1979 English

A file of correspondence and reports concerning the economic situation in Poland. The documents include a review of the economic results for 1978 and the first six months of 1979; …

very minor surgical cases. (Private (legal) abortion, for example, is widespread, for which fees are


The National Archives · 1 January 1979 English

A file of correspondence and reports concerning events in Poland and the meetings of European Economic Community representatives. The documents cover preparations for the forthcoming Polish communist party congress; incoming …

There had also been a strong statement against • abortion and strong criticism of the erosion of family


The National Archives · 1 January 1979 English

A file of correspondence and reports concerning the internal situation in Hungary. The documents cover preparations for the twelfth congress of the Hungarian communist party; a speech by the Hungarian …

the permissive society in Hungary, although the abortion rate is high. There is no evidence of a drugs


The National Archives · 1 January 1979 English

A file of correspondence and reports concerning dissident activity in Poland. The documents include bimonthly reports on dissident activity in Poland, the Soviet Union, and other East European states, covering …

"~The most active members of I extremely liberal abortion laws; Poland, which !S Russia s mo c Q A £>


The National Archives · 1 January 1978 English

A file of documents concerning the Hungarian attitude towards religion. Subjects discussed in the file include the prevalence of religious belief in Hungary; the improvement in church-state relations in Hungary; …

In reply he quoted his experience over the abortion legislation. The churches thought this went too


The National Archives · 1 January 1978 French

A file of correspondence and reports concerning Anglo-Soviet relations on health matters. The documents cover a visit to the Soviet Union by representatives of the Royal Commission on the National …

surgery). . » • • * *" * • t • 8 Abortion Services - In theory abortion is free on der.and - in practice needed to be increased, the implication being that abortion and family planning were not high on the list surgery). 0 • - 8 Aoortion Services - In theory abortion is free on der.and - in practice it ' seemed to be increased, the • implication being that abortion and family planning were not high on the list


The National Archives · 1 January 1978 English

A file of correspondence and reports concerning religion in Czechoslovakia. The documents cover discussions on the current state of relations between Czechoslovakia and the Vatican; comments on a U.S. paper …

In reply he quoted his experience over the abortion legislation. The churches thought this went too


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