Interactives: Abortion laws around the US and world May 3, 2022 May 3, 2022 Updated Aug 5, 2022 0 See the status of abortion laws and review related data as the U.S. Supreme Court considers overturning the landmark Roe v. Wade decision. 0 Comments Tags Dcc Wire Abortion Related to this collection Same-sex marriage, contraception: Advocates worry other rights at risk if Roe overturned The Supreme Court's apparent willingness to scrap Roe v. Wade is creating worry that other legal landmarks based on the right to privacy could fall next. What would it mean to codify Roe into law — and is there any chance of that happening? President Joe Biden has urged lawmakers to act over abortion rights should the Supreme Court overturn Roe v. Wade. But is there a route to legislation? What is ectopic pregnancy? A reproductive health expert explains Treating a potentially deadly pregnancy complication often gets caught up in the abortion debate. A nurse-midwife explains why it shouldn’t. What does it mean to be a 'person'? Different cultures have different answers The fundamental issue at stake in abortion debates is personhood, which is viewed differently around the world, an anthropologist writes. US abortion restrictions are unlikely to influence international trends, which are largely becoming more liberal Only 24 countries today totally ban abortion. The Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization decision in the U.S. is unlikely to lead other countries to join that list. More than 1 in 5 US adults don’t want children People who say they don’t want children are often told they’ll change their mind. The authors of a new study found otherwise. 500K American men get vasectomies every year. A specialist explains the easy and reversible procedure As more younger, single men ask for one following the Supreme Court abortion decision, a urologist explains what to expect with a vasectomy.