Is aspiration abortion painful?

Discomfort during and after an aspiration abortion is different for everyone. For most, it feels like strong period cramps.

Will I be asleep for the procedure?

No, you will not be asleep for the procedure. You will be offered medication to reduce discomfort and anxiety, but you will be awake for the procedure.

Is an aspiration abortion right for me?

In Manitoba, an aspiration abortion might be an option for you if your pregnancy is up to 19 weeks and 6 days. WHC provides abortions up to 16 weeks and Health Sciences Centre provides abortions up to 19 weeks and 6 days. Depending on your dates, we can help you to...

What is an aspiration abortion?

An aspiration abortion is a procedure to end a pregnancy. A health care provider inserts instruments into the vagina and through the cervix to remove the contents of the uterus.