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On May 26, 2018, Ireland repealed the amendment that forbid abortion in almost every circumstance. After 13 years, my abortion rarely crosses my mind because […]
My patient’s story represents the experience of the many who live in areas of the country where abortion is simply difficult to access. What happened […]
Had I not had access to an abortion provider, I would have had a child that stood a greater chance of dying than living. I […]
She was 25. She was getting her master’s in education. She was not married. She was pregnant with me. It was 1981. I am here […]
A young women presented to our emergency department hemorrhaging with early pregnancy. Upon exam, I found misoprostol, an abortion inducing drug, in her vagina. She […]
I became pregnant with quadruplets following IVF. How it happened is a mystery, but it’s possible that the two good quality embryos that they implanted […]
In the late 1990s/early 2000s, I was among the cohort of kids exposed to abstinence-only-based education. In my middle-class DC suburb, the prominent focus was […]