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<p>The authors of a new paper noted the reasons why women decide to undergo an abortion include many mental health risk factors, such as poverty, lack of social supports, domestic violence, rape, incest, pre-existing mental illness, and lack of education. But post-abortion, women&rsquo;s mental health status does not deteriorate, although stress levels might increase if they experience barriers in obtaining the abortion.</p>

Study: Abortions Do Not Lead to Mental Health Problems