Abortion = Termination:
I guess I'm wondering when this country's women will wake up...
I am reminded of the history of China - when female babies were thrown in the dumps...
and--when females through out history were considered less than males..
and-- when females in certain areas are STILL considered less than males or human...
"...At the same time, she also asked to know the foetus's gender.
Doctors at Mälaren Hospital expressed concern and asked Sweden’s National Board of Health and Welfare (Socialstyrelsen) to draw up guidelines on how to handle requests in the future in which they "feel pressured to examine the foetus’s gender" without having a medically compelling reason to do so.
The board has now responded that such requests and thus abortions can not be refused and that it is not possible to deny a woman an abortion up to the 18th week of pregnancy, even if the foetus's gender is the basis for the request.