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People's Stories Submitted to CareConfidential

The following user-generated information is excluded from the scope of the Information Standard Certification. People's stories are moderated and published in good faith and do not necessarily reflect the views of CareConfidential.
Stories are accepted from the UK only.

Read stories that have been submitted to CareConfidential, on the subjects of abortion, adoption, crisis pregnancy, keeping my baby, men's stories, miscarriage, and teenage pregnancy.

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Honest abortion story

I had my third baby in November 2013 and found out I was pregnant in April this year. It was a shock because we'd taken precautions, but we knew straight away we didn't want to continue with the pregnancy. We couldn't afford it. We live in a two bedroomed house with three children already and the last baby was meant to be our final one. I was also due back to work in June too and it just wasn't right for us.
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I gave my son up when he was 19 months old.

This birth mother's story is one of an unwanted pregnancy, with an unsupportive partner. When she had her son she found she had no love for him, and eventually asked her ex partner to take him.
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Can we go for adoption?

I am 36 year old lady . From last 6 years I am trying for baby but we fail, so can you give us some suggestions about whether we can go for adoption or what else.
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A birth at 28 weeks.

This story describes the premature birth of a baby only days after the mother found out she was pregnant.
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I got pregnant at 17, and my husband left me 1 month after the baby was born

I had very supportive parents that helped me raise my son. I married again at 23, we had 3 children together, the marriage was a nightmare ! My husband was incredibly possessive, and became physically abusive. Regardless of using all kinds of protection I had 3 children, but lived with the fear of being alone, he made me feel worthless, I had no confidence left at all. I took the brave step of leaving after 15 years when the abuse was witnessed by my kids, that was the last straw.
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I had protected sex

This man is worried he could be at risk of contracting HIV.
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Miscarrying a child is hard to do

The worst story ever to tell, stopping myself from crying .IT WAS jan 15 WE WENT FOR ULTRA SOUND DOC SAID" EVERYTHING WAS ALRIGHT . SO I went home and continued on. Feb 13 I start bleeding a little and mucus like stuff comes out. I rushed to hospital 2 times, they didn't even check me and said it was normal. I went home and I had extremely bad back pain, I felt chills immediately. I tried to get doc appointment but wasn't till 25 of feb.
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We had unprotected sex

Hello! So in the past month I've had sex 4 times with my love. 3 of the times being unprotected. The first time we had sex he came (not in me) I took a shower. The next time we had unprotected sex like this, he pulled out too late. This really really worried me.
Read More [ Views:101] We are not able to refer directly for termination. We offer clients information on all the options and are well resourced to provide both immediate and long term support as necessary, directing to other agencies as appropriate.
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