Basic facts and definitions
about pregnancy & abortion
A key quotation:
Dr. David Menton: "The question is not when does life begin, but when does a person begin?"
From the video "Fearfully & wonderfully made."
Our rephrasing of Dr. Menton's quote: "The question is not when does human life begin, but when does a human person begin?""
Topics covered in this section:
- Glossary of terms relating to pregnancy and
abortion: Part 1 Part 2
- Basic facts about pregnancy:
- Facts about abortion:
- Information on abortion in the U.S:
- Methods of preventing
- Methods of terminating a pregnancy:
- Early abortions, during the first few weeks of pregnancy:
- Abortions later in pregnancy:
- Ectogenesis: the development of artificial wombs: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3
- Public opinion polls on abortion access:
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Originally published: 1996-DEC-20 (Not an error. This web site started up in
Last updated 2015-OCT-18
Author: Bruce A Robinson