Surgical Abortion

What You Need to Know About Surgical Abortion

What You Need to Know About Surgical Abortion

Are you thinking of having an abortion as a possible option for an unplanned pregnancy? If so, you’ll want to gather the complete, accurate information you need to make an informed decision.

The two primary methods of abortion are chemical (or medical) abortion, which ends your pregnancy by taking one or more pills, and surgical abortion.

This article introduces you to two common forms of surgical abortion — vacuum aspiration and dilation and evacuation (D&E) — as well as the many health risks and long-term physical and mental side effects that affect many women who have this type of abortion. read more