kate swanson

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I didn't intend it to, but safe, legal abortion played a huge part in my family planning. I've never had regrets, only relief.

1986 United States

What were your feelings about doing the abortion/s?

How did you do the abortion?

suction aspiration at 5 weeks. took about 5 minutes, mild discomfort, minimal bleeding. staff friendly, supportive.

What was your situation at this time?

واکنش دیگران نسبت به سقط جنین شما چیست؟

I only told my mother, who was totally supportive. She shared with me that she had undergone an illegal abortion in 1954.

legal/illegal

What is your religion?

Maleja

Yo aborté.

josie

I had an abortion and now feel I have 10kgs off my shoulders alone, a little…

Jaq

I was 21, and nowhere near ready or willing to carry and birth a child because…

Andy

Decidí sobre mi futuro.

Magda

To była moja decyzja!

Carolina

Estou numa relação estável há 4 anos e há 2 parei de usar anticoncepcional…

Margarita

Dicen que interrumpí una vida, yo siento que lo que hice fue continuar con la…

JasminMisa

Abortar es tu elección!

Yvonne

My abortion was what needed to be done at that time. Deep down me I know I…

Ella

I was so scared but it was right and I know deep in my heart now.

Cela B

Você precisa fazer uma auto avaliação e ver o que é melhor pra você. Não…

Charlie

An abortion in an abusive relationship

Iolanda

Ser solidária com quem abortou e defender a descriminalização jamais me fez…

Stormy-Hayden Skylar

I don't regret my abortion in the slightest.

Marina

Nie będę opisywała o tym jak to się stało, że się dowiedziałam, każdy ma na to…

Felicia

I had an abortion, so that I could heal.

Renata k

Fiz um aborto, foi uma escolha. Apesar do medo, foi muito tranquilo e não me…