Abortion is defined as the termination of pregnancy before 20 weeks of gestation. Today, many women give birth only after the age of 35 .These women are at increased risk and hence have lower take-home baby rates. Unfortunately, more than one clinical loss is not that unusual in this age-group.

Studies reveal that anywhere from 10-25% of all clinically recognized pregnancies will end in abortion. This occurs when a pregnancy is lost shortly after implantation, resulting in bleeding that occurs around the time of her expected period. The woman may not realize that she conceived when she experiences a chemical pregnancy.

Abortion occurs due to following reasons:

Hormonal problems


Maternal health problems

Lifestyle (i. e, smoking, drug use, malnutrition, excessive caffeine and exposure to radiation or toxic substances) Implantation of the egg into the uterine lining does not occur properly Maternal age Maternal trauma

How to avoid abortion?

Regular exercise

Become stress less

Never smoke

Consume healthy food