What exactly are Braxton Hicks contractions? Confused in Minnesota

Dear Abortion Advice: I was thinking of getting an abortion but decided to stay pregnant.  I am only in my second trimester but I keep getting these contractions.  A friend said they are probably Braxton Hicks contractions.  How do I know if I should call my doctor? Confused in Minnesota Dear Confused: Good question.  Since Read more about What exactly are Braxton Hicks contractions? Confused in Minnesota[…]

Pope Francis compares abortion to ‘hiring a hit man’

Pope Francis railed against abortion and euthanasia on Wednesday, saying both are part of what he dubbed today’s “throwaway culture.” Addressing worshippers in the Vatican, Francis noted that some people defend abortion and reproductive choice as “safeguarding other rights.” “How can an act that suppresses innocent and defenseless life as it blossoms be therapeutic, civil or simply Read more about Pope Francis compares abortion to ‘hiring a hit man’[…]

Dear Abortion Advice from Worried in Minnesota

Dear Abortion Advice: Do you know how long it takes to have an abortion? Wondering Dear Wondering: Here is the answer I retrieved on 1.20.18 from http://www.fwhc.org/abortion/faq.htm The actual abortion procedure takes only 5-10 minutes for first trimester procedures, and 15-20 minutes for second trimester procedures, depending on gestation. However, the abortion appointment will last Read more about Dear Abortion Advice from Worried in Minnesota[…]