Why is a post-abortion medical check-up important?

It is important for a woman to have a post-abortion medical check-up three weeks after an abortion to ensure that she has fully recovered from her procedure.

What happens at a post-abortion medical check-up?

Check-ups normally involve a blood pressure check and an examination of the abdomen. It takes about half an hour.

Post termination counselling

We at the SHC provide post-abortion counselling. This service is available to any woman who has had a termination, whether in the recent or distant past. This service is free of charge, confidential and non-judgemental. It is necessary to ring for an appointment for the above service.