Science-ish Friday: ‘What Kind of Mother Is 8 Months Pregnant and Wants an Abortion?’

Today, a story of a woman who had an abortion at 36 weeks. It is incredibly sad, just to warn you ahead of time–but I just had to share.

by Rachel Bertsche
April 30, 2015

“When Kate, a 29-year-old mom outside Boston, found out she was pregnant with a second daughter, she was elated. Then, at 36 weeks along, she got the news that is every expecting parent’s worst nightmare: Her baby, whom she would later name Rose, had two brain malformations. Kate decided to have an abortion, and eventually found solace in a support group on the website Ending a Wanted Pregnancy.”

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