Women Who Abort First Pregnancy More Likely to Become Depressed than
Those who Deliver
married women experiencing unintended pregnancies, those who abort
are more likely to be at "high risk" of clinical depression than
those who delivered their babies.
David C. and Jesse Cougle. Depression and Unintended Pregnancy in
the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth: A Cohort Study. British
Medical Journal, January 2002, Volume 324, 151-152.