Complete 1 page APA formatted essay: Teenage pregnacies.
According to Melbye et al. (1997) there is an elevated risk of Breast Cancer associated with abortion.
In conclusion, although it may be the case that abortion is a moralistically complicated issue it may serve as a valuable tool in the fight to break the cycle of poverty. The direct costs of raising a child are extremely high,
and raising a child for young mothers may also mean that they would have to forgo educational opportunities that may bring a more successful future.
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