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February 22, 2019

“I wanted to share my positive experience with receiving a surgical abortion at 7 weeks pregnant. I went to a clinic in Cleveland called Preterm and they are wonderful. My first appointment lasted about 3.5 hours, which is expected for all abortion c...

February 28, 2018

”So when I found out I was pregnant, I was very shocked and scared, and I’m only 18 years old. I knew from the very start that I could not keep it and could not go through with the physical/emotional stress of the pregnancy anyways (plus my body is v...

December 18, 2017

"It is officially a week and a half since I had a medical abortion. At my first follow up appointment (about 4 days after inserting the misoprostol), I no longer had an active pregnancy, however, there was some blood in my uterus that was just there....

March 28, 2016

"It was just last month, I was in a relationship with the same guy for 3 years! I thought I was finally going to become a Mom, something that I have always looked forward to. When I told him, he was no where near as excited as I was. After a long tal...

February 21, 2016

"I never thought that I would have an abortion. My whole life I've been completely against it because of my faith. But I recently found myself pregnant by my ex and we already have two kids together and it was something that wasn't supposed to happen...

November 6, 2014

"I have one son already, but became pregnant for the second time after a traumatic birthing experience and a subsequent nightmarish situation with birth control. Being generally responsible, I had decided to get an IUD implanted six months after givi...

October 20, 2014

"I'm 63 now and had my abortion in my mid-20s, within the first couple years of its becoming legal after Roe v Wade. My then-husband and I were divorcing and I had just gotten back into college on a full-time basis and I had started feeling like I wa...

October 10, 2014

"Today I had a surgical abortion at 6 weeks pregnant, after reading many horror stories I thought I'd be in a ton of pain but I feel completely fine. It was the best decision for me, I'm 23 just graduated college and I'm working an entry level market...

May 21, 2014

"I was 21 years old with a 9 month old daughter when I found out I was pregnant. I had been dating my boyfriend for almost a year and we knew we couldn't afford another child. I was 10 weeks 4 days when I had the abortion. The entire experience was n...

April 2, 2014

"I was 18 when I found out. I consistently used condoms with my boyfriend at the time, and less than a year out of high school, I was panicked. I knew that abortion was the right choice for me, due to my mental health issues, endless medication list...

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