Category Archives: Pain during Abortion

Post-Abortive woman tells her story

“I had to wait for the abortion because they said that I was only two weeks past my period and that I had to wait two weeks before I could get scheduled. Before leaving, I asked two questions: Will it … Continue reading

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Woman gets picture of her ultrasound after abortion

One pro-choice woman told her abortion story: “When I met my doctor, she did her best to put me at ease. Dr. Woods was happy to talk about how the ‘war on women’ was affecting her practice. By the time … Continue reading

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Woman describes extremely painful abortion

From one woman who had an abortion: “I just got a surgical abortion yesterday at 10 weeks 3 days. I didn’t have a driver so I couldn’t be sedated. The doc did give me some kind of numbing shot in … 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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Abortion was “most painful thing I ever experienced”

A woman who had an abortion says: “I was informed that it wasn’t going to hurt and it was the most painful thing I ever experience[d] to date. I remember the nurses telling me to be quiet so that I … Continue reading

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Abortionist describes her abortion as “being attacked”

An abortionist looks back on her own abortion: “I felt fine when I walked in the room, laid down, and then all of a sudden I had pain that I didn’t know was possible. Labor pain starts slowly and goes … Continue reading

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Postabortion woman: I could feel them scraping

A woman talks about how painful her abortion was: “It hurts so much. It was incredible… They should have told me how much it was going to hurt. What hurt the most was that I could feel when they were … Continue reading

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Abortionist describes pain of her own abortion

A woman who flies from clinic to clinic doing abortions told a reporter about the pain her own abortion caused her. Abortionist “Clara” had an abortion when she was younger, and does abortions. now. “Clara” recalls: “I felt fine when … Continue reading

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Pain from abortion was like a knife stabbing

A woman named Maria wrote about what she felt during her abortion: “I began crying in pain, and as I lifted the sheets there was blood everywhere. The pain was unbearable, it was like a knife kept stabbing me in the … Continue reading

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Abortion worker: women’s tears may be from physical pain

From a reporter who interviewed abortion doulas, abortion doulas work in clinics and help comfort women as they kill their babies: “Vicki Bloom, who does birth and abortion work in New York, told me that … seeing tears on the table … Continue reading

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