Navigating Pregnancy After an Abortion

For many women, receiving a positive pregnancy test can bring a rush of joy, happiness, and other emotions.  However, if you have had an abortion in the past, those feelings can be met with apprehension, guilt, or any number of other emotions.  Post abortion grief...

How Long Does It Take To Be Healed?

One of the most frequently asked questions we receive from the women and men that call H3Helpline is “how long does it take to be healed?”  Whenever you are going through any kind of trauma or pain, it’s often the first question that comes to mind. And...

What is Post Abortion Syndrome (PAS)?

It goes by several names (Post Abortion Syndrome, Post Abortion Syndrome Symptoms, Abortion PTSD, etc.), but the effects are the same. Just like every person’s experience with abortion is different, so are the symptoms that people experience. However, there are some...

What to Expect When You Call H3Helpline

If you or someone you know is suffering from the pain of an abortion, you may feel anxious at the idea of talking to someone about it.  It can feel like everyone will react negatively when you confide in them. That’s not the case, however. H3Helpline...

How Can God Forgive Me When I Can’t Forgive Myself?

FORGIVENESS “I was a Christian and I chose abortion. It was legal so how could it be so wrong? I was able to go on with my life as usual until I saw my first ultra sound of my next child. All the memories flooded back into my mind of what I had done all...

Why Didn’t They Tell Me I’d Feel Like This After an Abortion?

WHY DIDN’T THEY TELL ME I WOULD FEEL LIKE THIS “I was having nightmares every night.” I called Planned Parenthood (where I had my abortion) I told them “You broke me, You fix me!” They told me they do not have after abortion help and gave me a different...

They Said Everything Would Go Back to Normal After the Abortion

THEY SAID EVERYTHING WOULD GO BACK TO NORMAL “How can things be normal?” I can’t stop thinking of my decision to have an abortion. It just haunts me when I least expect it. It’s been over a year, that’s when I googled “help after abortion” I found the...

He Said He Would Be Here For Me If I Had an Abortion

HE SAID HE WOULD ALWAYS BE THERE FOR ME“I was 15 years old when I got pregnant by my boyfriend. For a while, I thought we would get married and be a family, and I secretly prayed for that, but didn’t really even know who God was. I did not know it at the...