H3helpline Blog and Articles

Browse our helpful blog with articles and stories about women and men facing abortion and dealing with the aftermath of their choices.  Our blog is updated regularly so check back often for additional informative posts.  

They Say: “It’s simple as taking a few pills”

They Say: “It’s simple as taking a few pills”

Maybe you have heard it said that a medical abortion, also known as Plan C, is “as simple as taking a few pills.” Although they say that, the emotional side effects are not as simple and often can be devastating for women because they were not informed of what really...

Life After Abortion: From One Woman to Another

Life After Abortion: From One Woman to Another

In our latest blog, we sit down with one of our phone coaches, Loni. We discuss her life and her gained wisdom: a story of pain, loss, healing love, and redemption. We share Loni’s abortion story just as she shares her life from one woman to another. So let’s look at...

Understanding PASS & How You Can Find Healing

Understanding PASS & How You Can Find Healing

Post-abortion stress syndrome (also known as PASS) is something that you may have heard of. It is a condition that is believed to be an extension of PTSD or post-traumatic stress disorder. While PASS is a condition that is debated by some people, we at H3Helpline have...

Shared Abortion Stories | In Hope of Providing Hope

Shared Abortion Stories | In Hope of Providing Hope

During these confusing times, it can be hard to find help, much less hope. We face issues today that many never thought they would. How will I get groceries? When will I be allowed to work again? What if I lose my job during a pandemic? What if I get sick? When...

Navigating the Holidays After an Abortion

Navigating the Holidays After an Abortion

The holiday season is in full swing, with many looking forward to family gatherings, festive food, and catching up with your loved ones.  While the holidays are a source of joy for many, it can be difficult for others to share the same enthusiasm. At H3Helpline, we...

Where Can I Get Help for After Abortion Healing?

Where Can I Get Help for After Abortion Healing?

If you are suffering from the pain of a past abortion, it can be difficult to know where to turn for help, hope, and healing.  The feelings of grief, guilt, or shame can be overpowering and make it hard to know where to turn for help. The good news is freedom and...

Depressed After Abortion

Depressed After Abortion

While many women expect there to be a period of physical recovery after an abortion, the emotional recovery is something that is rarely talked about in today’s society.  An abortion is a deeply personal choice that can evoke strong emotions after the fact. One of the...

What Does After Abortion Healing Look Like?

What Does After Abortion Healing Look Like?

This is one of the most commonly asked questions we receive at H3Helpline.  Women who have dealt with the pain of a past abortion are wanting to know what healing looks like, what it means for them, and how they can know if they’re healing.  While there isn’t a...

How to Tell My Family About My Abortion

How to Tell My Family About My Abortion

A common question our Phone Coaches are asked is “how can I talk to my family about my abortion?”  It’s an unfortunate truth that the stigma around abortion has made it a difficult topic to discuss with anyone, even the people we are closest to.  It’s a complex issue...