Angie Jackson’s attempt to “demystify” medication abortions with pills can send the wrong message to women and young teens with respect to their health and well being.
Her message, “It’s not that bad, it’s not that scary, you too can have an abortion if you want one,” approach is not always the case when it comes to terminating an unplanned pregnancy.
There are serious risks with the so called “abortion pill” procedure and those risks must be communicated in a clear, concise, and responsible manner so women can make informed decisions.
Most women may hear about the rare possibility of death associated with medication abortion but let’s put a name and face on one such example.
18 year old Holly Patterson in 2003 died of a tragic death after 7 days into her ‘abortion pill’ procedure.
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