Millions of women at risk from backstreet abortions
Anne Gulland, Global health security correspondent
20 March 2018
Millions of women are risking serious illness or injury every year as a result of clandestine and unsafe abortions, a report has warned.
Even in countries where termination of a pregnancy is legal, women are turning to underground providers, risking long-term health problems and, in the most severe cases, death.