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Letter: Woman credits Planned Parenthood for helping with a difficult decision

In light of the abortion restriction laws being passed in a number of states, Flossmoor had opened a pregnancy care center with only pro-life options called Aid for Women. “Aid for Women is what Jimenez calls a life-affirming pregnancy center, one that does not perform abortions.” (HF Chronicle, 2019) This is in opposition to the Planned Parenthood the has been open next door.There has been a report by the Illinois Department of Public Health of 21,288 induced pregnancy terminations in Cook County, where the Village of Flossmoor resides. Of these, 912 are women age . . .

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