It is my choice whether I want the morning after pill




After being with my boyfriend (now husband) for several months we ‘did the deed’ and the condom split. I was 18, in university and we didn’t live together.

We weren’t ready for a child but we wanted to be intimate. We took all the right precautions but because I was scared I would still end up pregnant, I got the morning after pill.

I am now married to that man, I have my degree and we live in a stable and happy home. And if we want children now, it is our choice, and it is my choice whether I want the morning after pill.



What is #MyMorningAfter? It is a platform for people to share their experiences of taking the morning after pill. No matter why you are googling this, our stories are here to reassure you and show you that you are not alone. By sharing our stories, supporting each other and speaking openly about the morning after pill, we can stop women feeling isolated or ashamed by this experience.

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