Methods of abortion

Introduction This Project Rachel program is intended to reach out to women experiencing grief from the loss of a child by abortion, and to offer them reconciliation and healing.

Methods of abortion

Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen. The earlier the pregnancy is the better the chances some methods have of working. First there's the standard clinical abortion sthere are several types available and which one is used depends on how far along the pregnancy is and to a lesser extent the clinic offering services.

For more information on ending pregnancies in the first trimester please visit these websites, also please keep in mind Abortion Pill options are available up to the 7th week of pregnancy 9 weeks LMPso the earlier it is the more options you have available.

One other thing that I want to mention up front to help avoid confusion when dealing with the medical establishment. Doctors, nurses, clinics etc, will count the weeks of pregnancy based on when your last menstrual period started. This is referred to as LMP.

So when a Dr tells you how many weeks pregnant you are, it will be based on this. On this website, I start counting the weeks of pregnancy from when conception occurs, so there will be a two week difference in most cases.

Doctors of course assume that every woman has the text book 28 day cycle. Of course, we know differently, every woman's cycle is unique to her and those who chart their own cycles will know what is normal for them, which may or may not fall into the textbook 28 day cycle.

Feminist Women's Health Centers - Abortion Information Some Doctors offer services right in their own office, such as the Aspiration which is pretty much the same as a Menstrual Extraction, except that they use an instrument to open the cervix, where menstrual extraction does not.

Here's a clinic in NYC that offers Aspiration. The first, is using certain herbs to induce miscarriage, also called herbal abortion. If herbal abortion is attempted and is not successful it is very important to follow up with a clinical abortion, as the herbs can cause birth defects and or complications during pregnancy.

Herbs are most commonly used during the time period when an embryo is developing the foundations for all of the major body systems, organs in particular.

This occurs from developmental weeks 4 through 8, which is the time that herbs are used. This is why, it is so important to follow up with a clinical abortion if the herbs don't work. The risk of causing damage is very real.

Just because this is something you can do at home, doesn't make it safe or without risk. There can be negative effects to you, or to any pregnancy carried to term.

Methods of abortion

Just like they say, just because its natural doesn't make it safe. If you choose to utilize the knowledge contained within this website to try and end a pregnancy at home, please use this knowledge wisely and responsibly.

I strongly believe that the choice whether or not to carry a pregnancy to term should be a woman's choice, I also think the man should be involved if it is appropriate.

However ultimately, it is the women who raise the children. In ancient times, children belonged to the woman and her clan, not to the man.

Its not until the patriarchy took over, that monogamous relationships became enforced, ownership of the woman and the child implemented. If you think on it, you'll see more ways that we are conditioned and controlled. Now before I go off on a totally different subject, back to the matters at handMethods of Abortion The choice of the method of abortion depends on the stage of the pregnancy and other patient factors.

In general, the further along the pregnancy, the more complicated and difficult the abortion method. Medical abortion procedures are available for terminating a pregnancy during the early weeks of the first trimester.

For women seeking a medical abortion procedure, a sonogram is recommended to determine if the pregnancy is viable (uterine, non-ectopic pregnancy) and for accurate pregnancy. Abortifacient Herbs. Herbs have been used by women since the beginning of time in an attempt to control their fertility.

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The information was passed from mother to daughter, midwives and wise women all possessed this knowledge. Women who have had an abortion have an 81% higher risk of subsequent mental health problems compared to women who have not had an abortion.

Women who aborted have a % higher risk of mental health problems compared to women who have given birth. The following is the discussion of 8 natural/homemade abortion methods, which are completely handy and of the methods make use of natural food, which you .

Induced Abortion Methods & Risks. Descriptions of abortion methods commonly used for each trimester of pregnancy are provided below. A list of references for the information is also included.

Self-induced abortion - Wikipedia