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Abortion pill reversals on the rise

Abortion | Since the start of the pandemic, more women are asking for help to save their babies
by Leah Hickman
Posted 5/11/20, 06:03 pm

The number of women attempting to reverse the effects of the abortion pill and save their babies’ lives doubled in March and April, according to Heartbeat International’s Abortion Pill Rescue Network.

“In 2019, we averaged about 51 reversal starts each month,” said Christa Brown, a director at Heartbeat. “In March, there were 108, and in April there were 104.”

Women who call the Abortion Pill Rescue hotline have taken mifepristone, the first of two pills used in chemically induced abortions. Some regret their decision immediately.

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Judge upholds COVID-19 testing before an abortion

by Harvest Prude
Posted 5/08/20, 11:37 am

Women in Arkansas must test negative for the coronavirus before they can abort their unborn children. U.S. District Judge Brian Miller on Thursday rejected a motion to block enforcement of the law after the state’s only abortion business argued that a shortage of test kits limited how many babies it could abort.

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2½ provocative books on abortion

Books | More reading during this time of social isolation (fourth in a series)
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 5/07/20, 03:30 pm

Parental advisory: This article includes vivid descriptions of aborted babies

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