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My abortion experience: Sienna's story

Updated Wednesday, 18 January 2017
23-year-old Sienna talks about why she chose to have an abortion after accidentally getting pregnant and how she felt after the termination. 

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Sienna’s story is based on an Open University research study on women’s abortion experiences which showed how common it is for women to become pregnant when they don’t want to be.

* These videos use actors to tell the stories from real life case studies about abortion experiences. 

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