The Turnaway Study is ANSIRH’s prospective longitudinal study examining the effects of unwanted pregnancy on women’s lives. The major aim of the study is to describe the mental health, physical health, and socioeconomic consequences of receiving an abortion compared to carrying an unwanted pregnancy to term. The main finding of The Turnaway Study is that receiving an abortion does not harm the health and wellbeing of women, but in fact, being denied an abortion results in worse financial, health and family outcomes.
BOOB School Recap: Turnaway Study
Our guest speaker, Professor Bernier, a distinguished legal scholar, highlighted alarming maternal mortality rates, especially affecting Black Americans at more than twice the rate of their white counterparts in a
Since our first BOOB School in June 2022, we have discussed many important issues in the fight for bodily autonomy and reproductive justice.
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PART ONE: THE SHAME Gross, smelly, unsanitary. An inconvenience, a burden, the unspeakable. All words many of us have likely heard our periods described. How did a completely natural process