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Research on Post-Abortion Issues

 See also our most recent press releases for notes and commentary on the most recently published studies.



Abortion Linked to Preterm Birth, But Why Aren't Women Being Told?


More Than 30 Studies In Last Five Years Show Negative Impact of Abortion on Women's Mental Health 11/16/10


Researchers Say Study Claiming Abortion Not Linked to Teen Depression is Flawed 10/11/10


Study: Women Who Use Abortion Drug Experience More Pain, Emotional Distress 10/11/10

"A Breech of Public Responsibility:" Researcher Responds to Claims That Studies Show No Mental Health Problems After Abortion 10/11/10

New Study Shows Later Abortions More Likely to Be Unwanted, Are Linked to Psychological Problems 8/27/10

New Study Affirms Link Between Abortion and Subsequent Mental Health Problems 5/13/10

Half of Aborting Women Are Having Repeat Abortions, Study Finds 5/13/10

Study Links Poor Pre-Abortion Counseling and PTSD; Shows Need for New Legislation

Legal Abortion Doesn't Save Women's Lives, Report Shows

Psychiatric Disorders Linked to Abortion for Fetal Anomalies

Distress After Abortion Linked to Increased Mental Health Disorders, Study Finds

New Review Links Abortion to Higher Risk of Preterm Birth: Dozens of Studies Show Women Who Had Abortions More Likely to Have a Later Premature Birth

U.K. Study Finds Women Having Repeat Abortions More Likely to Be Abused

Abortion Has Greater Impact on Parenting Than Other Forms of Pregnancy Loss, New Literature Review Finds


New Study Shows Negative Impact of Abortion on Relationships for Women, Men: Abortion Linked to Increased Risk of Domestic Violence


New Study Links Abortion to Wide Range of Mental Health Disorders


Study Finds Abortion Provides No Mental Health Benefits to Women, Even When Pregnancy is Unwanted


New Study Finds Father's Support Plays Key Role in Abortion


New Zealand Study Finds Violence Increases Risk of Abortion


Pregnant College Students Aren't Made Aware of Available Resources, Survey Finds


Sleep Disorders After Abortion May Be a Symptom of Trauma

Summary of Recent Published Research

Psychological Risks of Abortion Fact Sheet shorter version  longer version

Physical Risks of Abortion Fact Sheet shorter version  longer version

Identifying High Risk Abortion Patients

Women at Risk: Abortion and the High Risk Patient

The Aftereffects of Abortion

Statistics from Survey 1 From Aborted Women: Silent No More. Decision making factors in abortion decisions and general reactions. 

Statistics from Survey 2 A detailed survery of psychological reactions of women who previously had one or more abortions. 

Limitations on Post-Abortion Research: Why We Know So Little  Important information regarding intepretation of these studies and all research on abortion. 

Detrimental Effects of Abortion: An Annotated Bibliography with Commentary

Study Finds High Rates of PTSD Among Women Who Had Abortions

Abortion Nearly Four Times Deadlier Than Childbirth: New Government Study In Finland Ignored by Abortion Providers  Link to FULL ARTICLE

Substance Abuse Among Pregnant Women Linked to Prior Abortion, Puts Later Children At Risk, New Study

Abortion Linked to Elevated Mortality Rate Among Women, New Study

Women Need More Mental Health Treatment After Abortion, New Study Finds

Most Compelling, Up-to-date Information on the Forbidden Grief of Abortion Published in New Book

Clinical Depression / Abortion Link Reported in Top Journal

Rape and Incest Victims Reject and Regret Abortions. New Book Surveys 192 Victims 

Complications of Delivery Linked to Prior Abortion: New Study 

Q & A: Finding Real Answers about Abortion

New Study Confirms Link Between Abortion and Substance Abuse

Women's Mental Health Declines After Abortion While Childbirth Helps: Two New Studies

Pro-choice Researchers Acknowledge Existence of "Postabortion Syndrome" — Half a Million Affected

Bibliography Visit the Thomas W. Strahan Memorial Library for a very extensive bibliography of published studies on the detrimental effects of abortion.  An excellent resource for students and researchers!

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