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Woman kills herself after abortion, never told there was no baby

A book on post-abortion women cited the following case from The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology: “An 18-year-old female underwent suction curettage for a suspected pregnancy at 8 weeks duration. She committed suicide three days after the procedure, having expressed guilt … Continue reading

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Counselor on the abortion experience

From one therapist: “From my own experience as a counselor, I’m convinced that the experience of abortion rarely leaves a woman emotionally and psychologically whole.” Dr. Ron Lee Davis Dr. Ron Lee Davis, James D Denney A Time for Compassion: … Continue reading

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Woman who worked at mental hospital says many patients had abortions

A woman named Kae who worked in a mental hospital says: “During the years that I worked in a psych unit of the hospital, I encountered many depressed women who had abortions and kept their emotions about it buried. The … Continue reading

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Study shows increased risk of substance abuse after abortion

The study indicates that women with a prior history of abortion are twice as likely to use alcohol, five times more likely to use illicit drugs, and 10 times more likely to use marijuana during the first pregnancy they carry … Continue reading

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Teenager endures forced abortion by Dr. Kermit Gosnell

Cheryl Sullenger wrote a book about Dr. Kermit Gosnell’s clinic. She tells the story of Davida Clark, an African American teen who came to Gosnell for an abortion “She remembered… the receptionist that seemed only to care about taking money. As … Continue reading

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14-year-old “almost didn’t make it” through abortion

Linda Huffsteller, who had an abortion at 14, says: “I was only 14 years old acting out of fear and desperation. I didn’t even give them an I.D. because I didn’t have any. . . . All I had to … Continue reading

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Women used the word “baby” after their abortions

A pro-choice woman wrote the following after having an abortion: “I’ll never forget being with three women, or six women actually. When three of them woke up, they had a general anesthesia, three of them said such things as, “Where’s … Continue reading

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Survey of Post-Abortion women reveals emotional turmoil

Lisa Arnold compiled the following statistics in 2002 and 2003 from over 200 postabortion women. She works in a crisis pregnancy center, and this is taken from the women who came to her who had past abortions.   My decision … Continue reading

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Abortion leads to loss of relationship

A woman named Mae writes about her abortion: “… Despite my partner having used contraceptives, I was expecting a baby. My first feeling was one of great happiness, swiftly followed by confusion; what would this mean to my partner? Our relationship … Continue reading

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Abortionist comments on women’s pain during abortion

Dr. Henry Morgantaler did thousands of abortions in Canada. He comments on women’s pain during abortions: “While pain is generally minimal as a result of local anesthesia of the cervix, it may be felt as intense or severe by a … Continue reading

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