Khadeejah Aabid Syed

Khadeejah completed her A Levels in Biology, Chemistry and Maths, and is embarking on an undergraduate degree in Biomedical Sciences. She is an avid charity volunteer, and enjoys various sports during her spare time. Currently she is completing her Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award.
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Abortion: Through the Eyes of the People of the Book

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  "Whoever kills a soul it is as if he had slain mankind entirely. And whoever saves one - it is as if he had saved mankind entirely." All three Abrahamic faiths share the idea that life is sacred and that a person’s life should not be taken. However, the question arises; does terminating a pregnancy constitute murder? Furthermore, with the recent advancement in technology and women's rights, to have an abortion has become more feasible. Yet, therein lies the conflict between the preservation of life and the choice and autonomy of a woman - when does one precede the