Stories tagged with “surgical abortion”

Surgical abortion options vary depending on the number of weeks of pregnancy but there are two main types: vacuum aspiration or dilation & evacuation. Click below for experiences of surgical abortion:

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A 'positive' account of surgical abortion under local anaesthetic

I found out I was pregnant 6 days ago. I'd been feeling sick and had painful breasts for over a week. Having ovarian cysts and absent periods for over a year it was a massive shock when three came ...

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The decision to have an abortion was easier than I thought

Surgical abortion at 5 weeks. Making the decision to have an abortion was easier than I thought. I have big plans and a baby is not one of them at the moment. I am 25 and have been ...

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They laid me down and began the procedure: I was wide awake

Where do I even begin... well it all started late May and throughout June of this summer, where I would go out, socialize and drink. Then I met someone who at first was nothing more than a great a ...

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My period was late and I started to feel weird movements

Well, this is how I found out I was pregnant. I kinda already had a feeling after I didn't get my period. I didn't have symptoms so I just brushed it off as stress from moving back home after my I ...

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For 3 months, I knew I was pregnant, but I was looking for hope

I am twenty-one years old. A may baby. I had my first abortion at the age of twenty. My dream since I was a little girl was to have a huge family. Wonderful children and a hardworking husband. my ...

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I recently had a miscarriage and had never been more petrified

Hi all, I normally would not do this but I decided to share my story so I can help others. I most recently suffered a miscarriage and I had never been more petrified of any experience in my entire ...

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My surgical abortion at 16 wks 5 days: the worst day of my life

I had a surgical abortion at 16 weeks and 5 days (more accounts of surgical abortion and a ...

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I'd never considered being a mother but was 17 and pregnant

My Release. At the age of 17, I never even considered the thought of being a mother, giving birth or having a child - I knew that it wasn't the right time... at all. Although it seems that my body ...

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When I first found out I couldn't have been happier

I fell pregnant aged 20. When I first found out I was over the moon and couldn't have been happier.  But as time went on me and my partner realised it was not the right time as we in ...

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In Ireland, I couldn't get an abortion, so I travelled to England

I'm sharing my story here for anyone worried about having an abortion. Having one is the woman's choice so I'm not here to persuade anyone to have one or not have one. That's your decision. But I ...

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