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Know about the physical and emotional trauma, women goes through after the abortion
Updated On 16 Apr, 2017 Published On 16 Apr, 2017
the article is related to side effects of abortion and unwanted pregnancy in women's health. Know the physical and emotional effects of abortion.
Motherhood is every woman's one of the most life-changing and beautiful phases of their lives. The natural wanting and desire to have a baby and become a mother makes a woman special being, and probably the strongest human species who go through the unimaginable pain of childbirth.
However, this transition can be quite overwhelming and stressful for women who are juggling between jobs and aspire to do something in our lives.
The unwanted pregnancy, lack of proper planning, pre-mature pregnancy, are one of the major reasons why the young women of today are choosing abortion," Pro-life, Pro-choice"
The rate of abortion throughout the world have been increasing worldwide and despite all the medical facilities and legalized abortions, abortion invites several health complications; physical and emotional side effects that could eventually lead to long-term health complications.
This article covers the major side effects of abortion in a women's health that we should not miss out to know.
Physical dangers associated with abortion
Abortion is simply the termination of pregnancy by removing a growing fetus or embryo.
This disease mostly affects the vaginal area that results in swelling of the vagina and severe abdominal pain. The vagina produces an unpleasant vaginal discharge. The body temperature of the individual rises and the uterus of the patient can also swell up.
Among all the abortion patients, nearly 2-3% of them might suffer perforation( hole) in the uterus. The risk of uterine perforation is very high among women who have previously given birth. This leads to internal bleeding and uterine damage resulting in complications in later pregnancies.
As most abortion methods involve medical abortion, by consuming pharmaceuticals (medicines), this method eventually increases the risk of cancer like cervical cancer, ovarian cancer and liver cancer in women.
A single abortion in a life-time increases the risk of cancer in women by 2.3 times. These increased cancer rates for post-aborted women may be linked to the unnatural disruption of the hormonal changes which accompany pregnancy and untreated cervical damage or to increased stress and the negative impact of stress on the immune system.
For all the women, not having a baby in their life is never an option as motherhood completes a woman. It's waiting for the right time, that leads them to choose this procedure.
Unsafe methods of abortion definitely increase the chances of infections of fallopian tubes, termed as salpingitis. If the situation worsens, then some women might suffer infertility for the rest of their lives.
Emotional side effects of abortion
Although most of the abortion done by women under their own will, there are also many cases of abortion carried out under the pressure of parents or spouse or due to social stigma.