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What Happens to Your Body After an Abortion?

Topic: Abortion

If you are considering abortion, it’s important to understand how it can potentially affect your physical and mental health. Abortion is a medical procedure that can have serious side effects. 

These may include:

  • Bleeding
  • Cramping
  • Breast engorgement and pain
  • Mood changes

It’s essential to understand the facts about these aftereffects. We can help provide you with more information about these and other effects of abortion.

Other Side Effects of Abortion

Side effects will vary based on the type of abortion procedure you undergo. Here are some that you may experience:

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Diarrhea
  • Headache
  • Pain

A couple of other after effects include:

  • Irregular bleeding
  • Cramping

Talk to a trusted medical provider or local pregnancy center about the risks and possible complications after an abortion. Be informed and empowered by getting the answers you need about abortion.

Mental Effects of Abortion

Each woman’s mental health experience with abortion is unique. The National Library of Medicine shares, “some women do have significant mental health issues that are caused, triggered, aggravated, or complicated by their abortion experience.”

The Mayo Clinic shares that some emotions women can struggle with:

  • Guilt
  • Loss
  • Sadness

Discuss concerns about mental health and abortion with a trusted medical professional or pregnancy center today for clarity on what to expect. Your mental and emotional health is just as important as your physical health. 

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We simply care about you and are here to help walk with you on this journey. Schedule your appointment today to confirm your pregnancy with a lab-quality pregnancy test and ultrasound and talk through all your options.