I didn’t think I would feel this way…
It is typical to feel relief immediately after having an abortion. It is also typical for that relief to give way to regret, guilt, grief, depression and anxiety. An abortion experience can even interfere with regular daily life and require professional/medical attention. See “the facts” below.
Post abortive support: 919-781-5433, ask for a pregnancy loss consultation
An unplanned pregnancy can present an overwhelming number of issues:
● Compared to women who gave birth, women who aborted were 65% more likely to be at risk of long-term clinical depression.(1)
● Teenagers who abort are 10 times more likely to attempt suicide than teens
who have not had an abortion.(2)
● Women who abort have a 6 times higher rate of suicide than those who carry to term.(3)
Where do I go from here?
Many women and men feel they cannot share their abortion experience with friends or family. At Birthchoice, we can offer help and healing in a warm, personal, confidential setting. Please visit our Pregnancy Loss healing page or call 919-781-5433 and schedule an appointment for a pregnancy loss consultation.
Call us today at 919-781-5433 for an appointment. If you have questions outside of business hours, leave a message and your call will be returned as soon as possible.
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