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Abortion in India: Legal, But Not Always Safe

Every year, nearly 70,000 women around the world die because they do not have access to safe abortion services or are refused care by health care providers. Legal restrictions and cultural stigma on abortion access do not reduce the number of abortions, they increase the likelihood that women will have serious complications.

This is the story of one woman in India.

Source: IWHC


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This entry was posted on December 12, 2012 by in Maternal Health and tagged , , .
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