Abortion refers to the removal of fetus or embryo and hence ending the pregnancy.
|Arguments in favor of||Arguments opposing|
|It ends the pregnancy.|
|In the case of unwanted pregnancy, abortion provides a mean to end it.||Abortion may have negative impact on mental and physical health of the pregnant women.|
|It ends the life of fetus or embryo.|
|The birth of a child may not be desirable if the parents are not prepared to have a child.||Ending a life is generally not perceived as a positive outcome.|