Tessa Longbons on the Troubling Rise of Do-It-Yourself Abortions

Charlotte Lozier Institute Research Associate Tessa Longbons writes on the rise of chemical “do-it-yourself” abortions, even as the overall abortion rate falls.

Pro-lifers hailed some good news recently: The rate of abortions in the United States has fallen to a record low, according to a recent report from the Guttmacher Institute.

But the report also included some bad news. Of the more than 860,000 abortions in the U.S. in 2017, chemical abortions increased 25% from 2014 and now account for nearly 4 in 10 abortions in the U.S.

And that doesn’t include self-induced abortions, which the report indicates are going up.

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