Restrictive abortion laws put Nigerian women in danger

Published: May 19, 2022
Friday Okonofua

The word “abortion” is used to describe two types of pregnancies that end before 20 weeks, which is now regarded as the age of viability of a pregnancy.

Spontaneous abortion occurs without an intention by the woman to stop the pregnancy, it is pregnancy loss before 20 weeks of gestational age. Induced abortion is the deliberate termination of a pregnancy because it is unwanted.

Continued: https://theconversation.com/restrictive-abortion-laws-put-nigerian-women-in-danger-183153