A Personal Story on the Dangers of Childbirth

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This candid personal story talks about one woman’s experiences with ectopic pregnancy and pulmonary embolism, shares information on who is at the greatest risk, and makes recommendations for reducing harm to birthing people.

NOTE: Contains graphic descriptions of medical trauma.

https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/parenting/a37804933/pregnancy-is-not-supposed-to-kill-us-essay/