As a young doctor, I removed a rubber catheter from the uterus of a woman with fever of 106 degrees. A dietitian in a nearby city had inserted the catheter through her cervix to induce an abortion.
I don't want a single other woman to have to endure what I went through -- both physically and emotionally. My story is only one of so many/too many of those days when abortion was illegal, and women lost their lives and their fertility. Let this not happen to our country again.
America is too big to wrap your brain around, at least all at once. So, apparently, is the GOP.
As a teenager, I chose to become a mom. In November, I chose, with the same commitment, to march with other women to support the motion to decriminalize abortion. I want women to be able to seek help openly and without shame. The hypocrisy is killing us.
Protesters seemed to run rampant in the third week of November 2010, with ongoing massive demonstrations taking place not
Roe at 35 is in bad shape. But there are plenty of forward-looking, positive steps to be taken.