In States with Restrictive Abortion Laws, Women Seek Online Options

November 18, 2019

(Reuters) – There’s demand among U.S. women for an online service offering abortion medication, and it’s driven mainly by restrictive abortion policies, but also by high costs, stigma or simply the appeal of a private, at-home solution, a small study suggests.  At the time the study was done, the U.S did not have online access to abortion care, researchers note in the American Journal of Public Health.