Clinic worker on women and abortion pain

From one abortion provider:

“…Some women experience abortion as painful. How much so depends on factors such as gestational age of the pregnancy, type of procedure (suction or extraction), sedation used during surgery, available support, and mental preparedness. As a health worker I try to help clients become as calm as possible in order to diminish the fear which I believe increases physical pain. But the fact that abortion is sometimes painful is not reason enough to say a woman shouldn’t have one. “

Lynne V. “What 1,000 Abortions Have Taught Me” Feminist Women’s Health Center

10 weeks unborn baby

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Read more from this clinic worker:

On how many women keep their abortions a secret

On women who want to see the remains of their aborted children

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Author: Sarah

Sarah is a member of the board of The Pro-life Alliance of Gays and Lesbians.

One thought on “Clinic worker on women and abortion pain”

  1. Well to be fair, pretty much all women experience the alternative to abortion as painful… unless they have a c-section under general anesthesia.

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