Example sentences for: abortions

How can you use “abortions” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The WP and NYT run wire service stories reporting that according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the number of legal abortions in the U.S. (for 1997, the latest year for which data is available) is at its lowest point since 1978.

  • The fuss over post-viability abortions ultimately concerns only a very small number of procedures . Less than one percent of all abortions performed take place after the 21 st week.

  • A few late abortions are done for the mother's health, to save her, for example, from possible disaster caused by an infected uterus or a newly diagnosed heart condition.

  • They also dismiss "medical" allowances for late-term abortions, such as "mental health," as pseudoscientific loopholes that let doctors authorize abortions for any reason.

  • Five leading family-planning organizations calculated that as a result of the cuts, 4 million more women will have unwanted pregnancies, of whom 1.6 million will have abortions.


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