Unsure about being pregnant?

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The risks of a home abortion

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Eat this, drink that, insert that…the risks of unsafe home abortion range from incomplete abortion to death.

Signs of an incomplete miscarriage

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How do I know if I had an incomplete miscarriage?

What is post-abortion care?

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Remember Mugo Wa Wairimu?

Can a man trap a woman by pregnancy?

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People say women trap men with babies, but have you ever heard of the opposite? Women do not have as much control over their reproductive health as people seem to think...

Maybe I don't want children!

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If motherhood is the greatest act one can carry out as a woman, what does it mean for women who can’t bear children? What about those who won’t?

Children are a choice

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Everyone assumes that everyone should want to have children. For many couples, that is not the case.

Would I have an abortion again?

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I was an adult fully capable of raising a child. Capable of caring for a child. Capable of bearing a child. But I did not want one.

My abortion at 24

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When I found out that I was pregnant, I called my friend for lunch and told her my decision. I wasn’t sure how she’d react. We were good friends but would she have my back?