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  • Either your body will get rid of the fetus naturally or you will have to have a D&C (dilation and curretage) where they have to put you under and they go in and take the baby out with a little tool that scrapes it out.

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  • But when was the last time a news report mentioned, say, a candidate’s stand “on what abortion activists call `choice’ but doctors refer to as suction curretage sic or dilation and evacuation”?

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