How many abortions have there been in the USA? The statistic of 60 million is commonly quoted. What percent of these were caused by Mifepristone (RU-486) or similar pills? A
statistic for 2014 is 23%.
The abortion pill, RU-486 or other, does not prevent conception, but is an abortifacient that ends a pregnancy. Its potential health dangers are well-documented, and it puts the abortion in the woman’s own hands and home. For the vulnerable, discouraged woman, the upside to this scenario is that the effect of the pill causing the abortion may be reversed if she takes the Abortion Reversal Pill (ARP) within 72 hours, preferably within 24.
The ARP was recently the subject of a
, helping to establish it as a treatment for the woman who has changed her mind after taking RU-486.
In a little more than three months, we will welcome Matt Harrison, MD, the Associate Medical Director of the Abortion Pill Reversal nonprofit, as our Keynote Speaker for the 2018 State Conference, to be held October 27th in Elizabethtown. Dr. Harrison has has helped over 100 women in North Carolina successfully use an abortion pill reversal kit he created.
At the recent National Right to Life 2018 conference, he stated in his presentation,
“We’re looking at about 120-130 women right now who have babies that are surviving and doing well. It looks like we have a 60 percent success rate, which is much better than if you do nothing. We're hoping that this gives a woman a