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Encyclopedia > Abortion clinic

An abortion clinic is a medical facility providing certain kinds of outpatient medical care, including abortions, to women. Such clinics may be free clinics, public medical centers or private medical practices. A clinic or outpatient clinic is a small medical facility that provides health care for ambulatory patients - as opposed to inpatients treated in a hospital. ... A free clinic is a medical facility offering community health care on a free or low-cost basis. ...

Planned Parenthood, whose clinics offer abortions as well as other reproductive care and counseling, is a major operator of abortion clinics in the United States.

The first Dutch abortion clinic (the Mildredhuis in Arnhem) opened on February 27, 1971. Arnhem is a municipality and a city in the east of the Netherlands, located on the Lower Rhine, and the capital of the Gelderland province. ... February 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1971 is a common year starting on Friday (click for link to calendar). ...

Attacks on abortion clinics

Abortion clinics are frequently targets of protests and demonstrations by Pro-Life activists, and abortion providers are sometimes the target of illegal or violent actions. Between 1977 and 1994, there were 1,700 acts of violence against abortion providers in the United States, including five murders. There were 167 attacks on abortion clinics in the past fifteen years, including 18 bombings in 1984 alone. Pro-life is a self-descriptive term used in English-speaking countries, and especially the United States of America for those who hold life, or the sanctity of life, or the right to life to be universal values, and seek their enforcement by legislation or constitutional provisions. ... 1977 was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1977 calendar). ... 1994 was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... 1984 is a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

8 have been killed in anti-abortion attacks. These are:

David Gunn is the name of: David L. Gunn, a railroad administrator who was appointed president of Amtrak in the United States in April, 2002. ... John Leslie Britton (November 18, 1927-June 13, 1994) was a mathematician who worked in combinatorial group theory and was an expert on the word problem for groups. ... The Centennial Olympic Park bombing is one of a series of terrorist bombings committed by Eric Robert Rudolph. ... Eric Rudolphs FBI photo Eric Robert Rudolph, also known as the Olympic Bomber (born September 19, 1966) is an extreme right-wing American terrorist who committed a series of bombings across the southern United States, resulting in the deaths of three people and injuries to at least 150 others. ... Doctor Barnett Slepian (April 23, 1946 - October 22, 1998) was a physician in Amherst, New York in the United States who was murdered in his home by an anti-abortion activist, James Charles Kopp. ...

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Abortion clinics listed are in 40 states, as well as international countries.
Select the abortion clinic's name to move to their personal clinic website and view more detailed information on abortion procedures, patient instructions, abortion prices, maps, abortion clinic pictures, and other educational information.
Note that prices for abortions vary from clinic to clinic and are based on length of pregnancy, anesthesia choices and other variables.
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