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I have had 2 abortions. One at 24 a couple after I had met a guy, and the other at 42, after I had had 2 children. I did not feel any guilt on either occasion and neither were difficult decisions. However, having a scan for the second one was very emotional. I have not told many people about these abortions. I hope we can challenge some of the stigma.

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I’m a thirty-four year old sex worker from Portland. I’ve been in the industry for around seventeen years, during which time I’ve had a total of seven abortions. The most recent of which was in late

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I realised I was pregnant in 2017. I had been told I couldn’t get pregnant by a doctor when I was 18 and for 10 years hadn’t been very careful. Because I thought I couldn’t get pregnant I never though

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I was a mature adult and believed I was in a loving caring relationship. I feel now I was very wrong. It was a very tough decision choosing to terminate, but I felt like I had to do it to protect my b


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