Filming 'year of mercy', our new documentary about the philippines' underground abortion trade, it became increasingly clear that catholicism is at a crossroads. Misoprostol (cytotec) and mifepristone philippines seller mifepristone and misoprostol (cytotec) are the two mostly used medications for medical abortionmifepristone, also known as ru486, is an antiprogesterone medication which is the only fda approved non surgical option for termination of early pregnancies. About 4 in 5 abortions in the philippines are for economic reasons, according to a survey by the university of the philippines in many cases,.
Abortions in the philippines with the consent of a pregnant woman may face up to six years in prison under the revised facts on abortion in the philippines. Abortion article ii of the 1987 philippine constitution says, in part, section 12 the state recognizes the sanctity of family life and shall protect and strengthen the family as a basic autonomous social institution. We here at safe abortion philippines have the safest abortion pills available that you need we offer a 100% safe, legitimate and most of all, sure-shot effe. Estimated incidence of abortion, which is illegal in the philippines: 320,000-480,000 cases annually abortion is the fourth leading cause of maternal deaths in the country.
Legalization of abortion in the philippines pushed manilla (1999) -- proposed legislation to legalize abortion in this largely catholic nation would have a rough sailing in congress, executive secretary ronaldo zamora said yesterday. This online medical abortion service helps women gain access to a safe abortion with pills in order to reduce the number of deaths due to unsafe abortions women on web about. 'permitting restrictions on women's right to decide their own bodies perpetuate discrimination against women and inequality of women in law' abortion is a reality for filipino women.
Abortion is a reality for many women in the philippines but many consider it a taboo and the church regards it as a mortal sin it is a criminal and punishable offense, with no exceptions even on cases such as fetal malformation and rape. Data and statistics recommend on facebook tweet share compartir the abortion rate for 2014 was 121 abortions per 1,000 women aged 15-44 years, and the. Statistics on induced abortion in the philippines, however, paint a different reality although induced or elective abortion has never been legal in the country, thousands of women every year.
Abortion in the philippines is an illegal and punishable act, with no exceptions even on the grounds of endangering a woman's life, rape, or foetal impairment the minimum prison term for an abortion is six months, and the maximum six years. July 18, 2013 quezon city, philippines i am maeann sampaguita (not my real name) from the philippines i am pro-choice and i am pro-abortion i created this blog to share my experience with herbal abortion and hopefully my fellow filipinas can share their experiences too. The prevention and management of abortion complications program was established by engenderhealth in 2000, under the approval of the philippines department of health, to strengthen the capacity of the health care system to manage abortion complications by training providers in techniques, counseling and sensitization 4,29 the pilot program. Philippines is basically a catholic church country the church and other religious group is very clear on their stand about being pro-life and being an anti-abortion advocates i don't know about the state of mind of any mother who aborts her child in the womb but certainly the act of killing a child is a very sinful act.
Abortion in the philippines: reasons and responsibiliti es aileen grace delima the state recognizes the sanctity of family life shall protect and strengthen the family as a basic autonomous social institution. Unintended pregnancy and unsafe abortion in the philippines contraceptive use is low • in 2011, 49% of married filipino women were using any method of contraception, slightly higher than the proportion in 1998 (47%), but lower than the proportion in 2008 (51%. Abortion is illegal in the philippines contraception is expensive and hard to find faced with this dilemma some women feel their only choice it a dangerous back-street procedure.