Peer-Reviewed Articles

Abortion and Access

Abortion, Bioethics, and Conscience 
Abortion and Maternal Mortality
Abortion/Brand Decrease
Abortion/Breast Cancer

 Abortion and Mental Health

Abortion and Premature Births

Statistically Significant VPB (Very Preterm Birth) and/or AVLBW (Very Low Birth Weight)

* studies that included spontaneous and induced abortions but did not report PTB/LBW risk separately for each

+ studies that found dose/response (the more SIAs, the higher the risk)

!! Significant VPB (Very Preterm Birth) and/or AVLBW (Very Low Birth Weight)

For further information: Brent Rooney (MSc),  Research Director, Reduce Preterm Risk Coalition 3456 Dunbar St. (Suite 146) Vancouver, Canada V6S 2C2.  Email: fullterm40@gmail.com or web: http://www.jpands.org/vol13no4/rooney.pdf

Click here for 122 Studies from 1960s to Present: Relationship Between Abortion and Premature Births

Internet Sites For Additional Data and Research

  1. American Association of Pro Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists (www.AAPLOG.org)
  2. The Coalition on Abortion/Breast Cancer (www.abortionbreastcancer.com/The_Link.htm)
  3. The Alliance for Post-Abortion Research and Training (www.Standapart.org)

 Sex and Public Health