I got the morning after pill after a one night stand 

Anonymous, 17, North Yorkshire

Anonymous, 17, North Yorkshire


I had a one night stand with someone I have always been very close too.

When I asked for a morning-after pill, I felt ridiculed by the pharmacist and I was so embarrassed, I felt it was a patronising way of dealing things and it upset me. The price made my stomach churn, I’m trying to do the right thing and be careful but this is costing me? This makes me feel as though I’m being punished for something I shouldn’t



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