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Abortion

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Abortion | myVMC

An abortion is the termination of a pregnancy, resulting in the removal or expulsion of the contents of the uterus, usually carried out to avoid unwanted pregnancies, or pregnancies that are dangerous to the mother.

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Abortion | ReachOut.com Australia

Find out more information about abortion what it is, and where it's legal in Australia.

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Law on Abortion in NSW | Family Planning NSW

Find out about the current law on abortion in NSW, your rights, types of abortions available and conscent.

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Unintended Pregnancy - Abortion | Family Planning NSW

Detailed information on abortion; including making the decision, your rights by the law in NSW, the procedure, the cost and after abortion care.

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Abortion: Michelle reflects upon her abortion experience | myVMC

In Michelles experience, fear and embarrassment were much more difficult to cope with than the abortion surgery itself even though she was sure she wanted to terminate her pregnancy.

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Abortion in late first trimester: Jackie opens up for other women | myVMC

Choosing to terminate a pregnancy is difficult in any situation. But what if you were stuck in a foreign country with no doctor to help you, no one to talk to and no way home? Jackie says she wants to talk about the emotional trauma and the physical exhaustion of a delayed abortion so that other women wrestling their demons know there is light at the end of the tunnel.

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Termination

Trusted information on the termination of a pregnancy (abortion) including the reasons for termination, options available, plus links to trusted resources.

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Women and abortion: Issues Paper - Women's Health Victoria

Women's Health Victoria, an independent health promotion agency working through a clearinghouse to provide health information, advocacy and capacity building

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Pregnancy - Pregnancy Topics - Termination of pregnancy (abortion)

Among women of reproductive age, recent Australian research shows that approximately half will have experienced an unplanned pregnancy making it a normal part of women's reproductive experience.

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Unintended pregnancy - continuing a pregnancy | Family Planning NSW

Detailed information on abortion; including making the decision, your rights by the law in NSW, the procedure, the cost and after abortion care.

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