UK Psychiatrists urge informed consent for abortion

The United Kingdom’s Royal College of Psychiatrists have released a statement on the correlation of mental health status and subsequent mental illness after elective, intentional abortion. London’s Times and Daily Mail are cover the story.

While acknowledging that women can experience mental illness after normal full term birth, the doctors rightly note that if a woman has mental illness, she may not be competent to give informed consent.

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