What is considered a late-term abortion? Late-term abortion is an abortion performed during or after the second trimester (usually about 20 weeks) of the pregnancy. The gestational period during these late-term abortions coincides with the period in which the baby is considered to be viable, or able to survive outside of the womb. Late-term abortion is […]
Check out our recent blog posts and press releases to stay up to date on our work, meet our partners, learn about the latest trends in social change and celebrate key milestones with us.
Fetal Pain Studies Highlights Need to End Late-Term Abortion This November, Coloradans will vote on late-term abortion. Proposition 115 appears on the state’s ballot and if approved, will ban abortions after 22-weeks except in cases where the mother’s life is in danger. Colorado is one of only seven states that allows third trimester abortions. The group Due Date Too Late, started by […]
Save the Storks works to end late-term abortion in light of fetal pain study By Natasha Smith Two researchers with different views on abortion published a paper this week in the Journal of Medical Ethics saying the unborn are likely able to feel pain at an earlier point than previous research suggested. Until now, most […]
Pro-Life, Pro-Woman Organization Save the Storks Hopes to Ban Third-trimester Abortions in 2020 Efforts of group “Due Date Too Late” and ballot measure Initiative 120 would ban abortions after 22-weeks in Colorado By Brittany Smith The majority of Americans oppose late-term abortion. A Gallup poll found that only 28 percent of Americans support second-trimester abortions […]
The new Public Health Law of New York has the country talking. Some celebrate the new abortion laws while others reel in shock. The bill states its purpose to “…recognize a woman’s fundamental right to access safe, legal abortion.” This law also allows for abortions at “any time when necessary to protect a patient’s life […]
When we argue about pro-life vs. pro-choice it can be easy to lose sight of what we’re even arguing about. It’s so easy to want to be right that winning becomes more important than knowledge. We forget the people we are even “fighting” for. That’s why I love this story. It reminds me that there […]
In July of 1987, a mother nearly lost her life for her preborn child. She was 30 weeks pregnant with her son and began to severely hemorrhage. She went quickly to the hospital and discovered that because of a rare condition called placenta percreta, a condition in which her placenta was aggressively growing through her […]