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1. DID YOU KNOW... that 50% of women who get an abortion and have

    never had a full term pregnancy risk having breast cancer? REFERENCE:

    National Cancer Institute & Easton Publishing Co.


2. DID YOU KNOW... that 1 in 3 persons in Genesee County Michigan

     carry a Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD)? REFERENCE: Genesee

     County Health Dept., Genesee County, Michigan.


3. DID YOU KNOW... that STD's are spread by skin - to - skin contact,

    oral sex, and vaginal sex? It's all sex. REFERENCE: Life Cycle Books

    (lifecyclebooks.com)


4. DID YOU KNOW... the #1 myth of safe sex message is that condoms

    allow for "safe sex" but the HIV virus is one twenty-fifth the width of a

    human male sperm? The smallest detectable hole in a condom is 1 micron.

    The HIV virus is one-tenth the size of that hole. REFERENCE: Focus

    on the Family


5. DID YOU KNOW... that at 21 days after conception the fetus' heart

    begins to beat? At 40 days after conception brain waves can be detected

    and recorded? At nine weeks after conception fingerprints are already

    evident in the skin? REFERENCE: Focus on the Family


6. DID YOU KNOW... that 7 to 10 days after conception the pregnancy

    tests at the Answer Center for Women can detect a positive or negative

    result with a fresh urine specimen?

    REFERENCE: Mainline Technology Inc.


7. DID YOU KNOW... WITH ADOPTION: 
    Your pregnancy ends with giving life?
    You can feel good and positive about your choice?
    You will have plenty of time to plan you and your baby's future?
    You can hold, name, and love your baby?
    You can have continued contact with your child?
    REFERENCE: Bethany Publishing

 

8. DID YOU KNOW... RU-486(Mifeprex, mifepristone): 
    Other Names for RU-486: Mifeprez, Early Option, Cytotec,
    or the generic name of Misoprostol
    What are the common side affects of taking RU-486?
       Bleeding, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, headache,
       dizziness, back pain, and tiredness.

    Fact: about 5-8 out of 100 women taking Mifeprex will need

    a surgical procedure to end the pregnancy or to stop too

    much bleeding.

    China has banned the use of RU-486 citing the potential health

    risks to women.

    Canada has not yet approved of the use of RU-486 as an abortion pill.

    At least six recorded deaths have been linked to the use of RU-486

    in the U.S. and Europe. (number of recorded deaths in developing

    countries is unknown)
    REFERENCE: Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

 

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