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    2 days ago - By Health & Lifestyle

    Chantal had already performed all the mental gymnastics.
    About eight years ago, the then-23-year-old woman from southern Alberta had accidentally become pregnant, and weighed her options. She settled on having an abortion, the best choice for her in that moment of her life. She booked an appointment with her doctor, one of only a small handful in her community, to request a referral-a requirement in Alberta then. When the time came to meet, she sat in his office and laid her cards out.
    “I'm not in a time, or a place... this is not... I can't be pregnant,” she recalls telling him, becoming...
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