A baby’s heart starts forming and beating at the fifth week of pregnancy. Considering that, having an abortion anytime after that would be considered murder. The baby that is growing inside of the woman is depending on her, so when she makes the choice to end that baby's life, they are making the choice to murder another person.
The highest percentage on abortion is teenagers in their twenties. Most of these teenagers do not use any form of birth control. These teens end up getting pregnant and getting an abortion. If these teenagers were to use some sort of birth control, it would reduce the percentage of abortions done each year. If people think about it, is much easier to take a pill or use a condom, rather than getting pregnant and having to decide whether to kill a baby or not. When someone feels that they are responsible enough to participate in sexual activities, they should also feel that they are responsible enough to deal with the consequences that follow.
Abortions are often considered “the easy way out.” I feel that abortions are just selfish. There is no such thing as an easy way out. If I were a woman and was pregnant and could not keep the baby because of a ridiculous reason, I would at least have the baby born and give up the baby for adoption. That way the baby can live his or her own life and the family adopting the baby lives a lot happier. There are people out there that even try everyday to get pregnant and cannot succeed. For example, one of my cousin’s, they have been married for over 3 years now and have not been able to get pregnant. The cause is because of an illness that both the father and the mother have that causes them not able to conceive a baby.
Many people take advantage of abortions and use abortion as a form of birth control. It may be true that a baby can ruin someone’s life at a young age, but there are things to be considered before doing an abortion. For example, the baby could have been born and have become a...