Abortion is the ending of a pregnancy by removal or expulsion of an embryo or fetus. An abortion that occurs without intervention is known as a miscarriage or "spontaneous abortion" and occurs in approximately 30% to 40% of pregnancies. When deliberate steps are taken to end a pregnancy, it is called an induced abortion, or less frequently "induced miscarriage". The unmodified word abortion generally refers to an induced abortion.When properly done, abortion is one of the safest procedures in medicine,:1 :1 but unsafe abortion is a major cause of maternal death, especially in the developing world. Making safe abortion legal …



CHA: Canadian Historical Association · 27 January 2023 French

She is also a former president of the Association of Black American and Caribbean Studies, she teaches courses on the history of the Caribbean, the history of the African diaspora, …

history of abortion in the Caribbean, the influence of, or possible influence of, Canadian abortion laws on

CCA: Council of Canadian Academies · 26 January 2023 English

Powering Discovery Fault Lines Expert Panel on the Socioeconomic Impacts of Science and Health Misinformation Fault Lines Expert Panel on the Socioeconomic Impacts of Science and Health Misinformation The Council …

independent, liberal) and issue opinions (e.g., abortion, homosexuality, economic welfare). In partisan

West Coast Legal Education and Action Fund · 24 January 2023 English

Barriers to economic security and access to healthcare Healthcare took on heightened significance due to the ongoing impacts of COVID-19. [...] Discrimination in Healthcare To produce the Report Card, we …

face serious barriers to Substances accessing an abortion in BC. BC’s silence with respect to reports of

West Coast Legal Education and Action Fund · 20 January 2023 English

The grades we ultimately assigned in each area of this Report Card reflect our best To produce this Report Card, we worked with a efforts to compile the many diverse …

face serious barriers to Substances accessing an abortion in BC. BC’s silence with respect to reports of face Health and serious barriers to accessing an abortion in BC. BC’s silence with respect to reports Menstrual participants shared the barriers they face accessing abortion services, care for pregnant teens, and specialists accessing an abortion AND POLITICAL RIGHTS GENERAL COMMENT While there are no laws criminalizing abortion in NO costs and logistics of travelling to obtain an abortion impact those experiencing intersecting forms of

ARCC: Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada · 14 January 2023 English

condition that a portion be invested to expand sexual and reproductive healthcare (SRH), including abortion care. [...] Incidentally, the Liberal promise to roll out the Mental Health Transfer is stalled

Jagmeet Singh, I’m the Executive Director of the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC), and I want sexual and reproductive healthcare, including abortion care. Provincial Premiers have now asked the federal law effectively – that is certainly the case for abortion care and no doubt other necessary health care org/p/government-must-protect-and-expand-access-to-abortion-in-canada From Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada Page 2 Please allow me to illustrate with the abortion issue. Abortion has been deemed medically required by

JCCF: Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms · 11 January 2023 English

The Decision of the Alberta Court of Appeal ..................................................51 PART II – STATEMENT OF THE QUESTIONS IN ISSUE .............................51 PART III – STATEMENT OF ARGUMENT ......................................................52 Clarifying the Application of …

because, unlike a woman prohibited from getting an abortion, the Applicant could control whether she took physical sense; the indecision of knowing whether an abortion will be granted inflicts emotional stress.”60

ESDC: Employment and Social Development Canada · 2023 English

"CSJ is an initiative of the Summer Work Experience program. It provides funding to not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers and small businesses with 50 or fewer full-time employees to create summer …

gender-based violence, safe and legal abortion, and post-abortion care. What youth participants are

IHE: Institute of Health Economics · 19 December 2022 English

Methods The objective of the rapid review was to identify strategies to protect individuals’ health during extreme heat events, to describe the effectiveness of those strategies for reducing health effects …

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Citizen Lab, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto · 16 December 2022 English

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to assess how far people must travel to obtain abortion-care services and, subsequently, recognize that the distance that people must travel to receive abortion care as a way of determining that there are an could used to develop campaigns to promote anti-abortion policies that are regarded by governments as socially

Parliament · 13 December 2022 English

serious acts of government corruption; coerced abortion or forced sterilization; and violence or threats over end up in extreme poverty trying to get an abortion with what limited means are avail‐ able to them or discuss it. The words “contraception” and “abortion” give some Conservatives chills, so much so that

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