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"Induced abortion is a common reproductive experience, with more than 73 million abortions occurring each year globally. Worldwide, the annual abortion incidence decreased in the 1990s and the early decades of the 21st century, but this decline has been driven by high-resource settings, whereas abortion rates in low- and middle-resource countries have remained stable. ..." – By Suzanne O. Bell, Mridula Shankar and Caroline Moreau
"Household water use has increasingly emerged as a focal point of water governance. The scope of household water use includes not only drinking water but also water for other daily uses, such as toilet flushing, showering, and watering gardens. In addition, household water use can be understood in both quality and quantity manners. ..." – By Raymond Yu Wang and Xiaofeng Liu
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