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Nothing to be afraid of

July 21, 2011

Tweet by Sera (NY) When I found out I was pregnant, I knew immediately I wouldn’t allow the pregnancy to continue. I didn’t feel sad or desperate to end it, in fact I felt perfect peace with my decision. I was raised in a family, church and community that don’t subscribe to the idea that […]

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Planned Parenthood Was Great

July 14, 2011

Tweet by Willow (Alabama) I’m 20 years old, and found out that I was six weeks pregnant about a week ago. I am in a committed relationship, but we only make $800 a month together, so we knew that we couldn’t do this. Planned Parenthood was great. I told them my financial situation, and was […]

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Greatful that I have the choice

June 8, 2011

Tweet by (Kay, Ontario) I am 22 years old and a year and 3 months ago I got pregnant. I found out I was pregnant about 11 weeks later I was faced with a tough decision, whether I wanted to continue my pregnancy or terminate. I had only been dating my boyfriend for about 5 […]

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Kelly’s Story

April 27, 2011

Tweet Abortion stories all share two common traits; they are all incredibly personal, and yet they all sound eerily similar. Mine is not so different. I have a dominate genetic disease, that “activated” when I was 9 years old. In many ways, this disease is hellish; I am in constant pain, I must avoid sunlight, […]

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Staff showed me all options

April 1, 2011

Tweet by Tracey (Oregon) It was never my intention to be pregnant, EVER. I went to planned parenthood seeking an abortion. They showed me all my options including the adoption option. I knew what I wanted, an abortion. The people were friendly and gave me all opportunities and options available. I will always be grateful […]

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