Under 20 and Recovering from an Abortion

Are you a teen coping with post-abortion stress?  If so, you’ve probably wrestled with some very difficult, very adult aspects of life for someone of your generation.  Maybe you’re struggling with feelings of grief, shame, or emotional numbness after deciding to end a pregnancy.  Post-abortion stress can negatively impact many…

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Coping with an Abortion This Spring

What do you love best about spring?  I enjoy watching bright green buds emerge from the soil, and soaking in the early evening sunshine.  Our weather is pretty inconsistent in Chicagoland this time of year, but the occasional warm temperatures never fail to lift my spirits a little.  Without a…

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Feeling Resentful Toward Loved Ones Post-Abortion

Do you find yourself wrestling with lingering resentment toward loved ones after an emotionally painful abortion experience?  Ending a pregnancy can feel overwhelming and draining for many persons who choose this path (for many who choose adoption and parenting, too).  Chances are, the circumstances behind your abortion decision were complicated. …

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