Jayd Crain Ms. Iffil Persuasive essay 7/31/12
Abortion is a topic that has been argued for years. Many people are for or against it. Many people do not know how they feel about it either. An abortion is when a women decides she does want to have a child anymore when already conceived. She will have a doctor at an abortion clinic help her rid of the fetus. There are many ways to do this, depending on the trimester of the baby. She will eventually go to the abortion clinic and have the procedure done to no longer have the baby in her but, it will no longer have a life.
There are many ways to have this procedure done. This depends on the mothers’ trimester of pregnancy. The first trimester is only within twelve weeks. The baby is still an embryo but can still be depicted as a human child. It has hands, feet, even a torso. An abortion at this point in time will usually is done by medication or a pill that u take orally. This pill has an acidic poison in it that isn’t just harmful for the baby but is also very harmful for the mother. It breaks through the embryonic sac and slowly disintegrates the baby. It can cause severe internal bleeding and abdominal pain for several hours. It also can cause vomiting and migraines. The pill is one option also there is the option of surgical vacuuming. The abortionist takes a long vacuum attached to a bag and has a long knife like object on the front of it. They will open the cervix and sever the limbs and torso and head of the baby and suction it in the bag.
The next trimester is the second trimester. The child is now known as fetus because it has developed full organs and a functioning brain. The baby can hear, play, suck on its own thumb; it even recognizes its mother’s voice, they around 4-6 months now. An abortion at this stage is done surgically. There are the options or suction...
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