Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Complex and Personal

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Complex and Personal

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The story "Restrictive Abortion Bill Passes Key State House Committee" (Dec. 5) highlights the dangers that Senate Bill 3 poses to the health and autonomy of Pennsylvania women.

S.B. 3 would impose two new restrictions on women and the physicians caring for them: It would ban abortion at 20 weeks and outlaw a common, evidence-based procedure used for second-trimester abortions.

As a provider of comprehensive reproductive health care in Pennsylvania, I know that physicians often have to guide patients through difficult health decisions and sometimes that decision is whether to end a pregnancy. These choices are very personal and complex and should be made by a woman in consultation with her family, her faith and her doctor. …

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