I was 6 weeks...

“I was 6 weeks and 3 days when I went in to Planned Parenthood to get my abortion, the whole time I was thinking about my 2-and-a-half-month old son at home and how I'm only 17. I felt relieved but after about a week went by I felt so empty and still do, but I still wouldn’t change my choice, so I can focus on my son and I.” —Natalie Ibrahim

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I got an NHS medical abortion in May 2019...

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There is still some secret shame...

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