bioethics folders

Abortion - Medical termination of Pregnancy(MTP)


Bioethics press synthesis

Lawmakers authorize Missouri to continue practising abortions until 4 June

17 June 2019

In Missouri, the abortion licence of the Saint-Louis Clinic, the only state clinic to perform abortions, was extended by the Court from 31 May to 4 June. The...

A young woman in Montreal had an abortion and wanted to keep the child

17 June 2019

A young Canadian woman went to have an abortion at the Centre Intégré Universitaire de Santé et de Services Sociaux (CIUSSS – integrated university centre for...

U.S.: Ban on abortion past eight weeks of pregnancy in Missouri

17 June 2019

The Governor of the State of Missouri, Mike Parson, signed a law on Friday reducing the period during which abortion is decriminalized to eight weeks....

The pill increases the risk of depression by 40%

17 June 2019

Danish researchers at the University of Copenhagen have carried out a large-scale study on the link between hormonal contraception and depression. This study,...


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