I want to lose my pregnancy.

I am single, I'm not married but I think I'm 6 weeks pregnant. It's my problem because I don't want it, I want to get rid of my baby because my parents don't know what has happened to me. My boyfriend and I have been having sex but we never thought we would have a baby..I mean I'm pregnant :( and I want to lose it. plz help me how can I lose it? what medication is best for me to take to lose my pregnant 6 weeks.

Editor's Comment

It is important that you make a decision that is safe and right for you. If you are choosing abortion you do this through your GP, or through a sexual health clinic. This is important as they can do a medical assessment and make sure that the procedure is safe for you. If you need help in accessing any service please call the national helpline 0300 4000 999, or log onto a confidential online counselling service for unplanned pregnancy support.
This story was sent in on 05/02/2014

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