When Ruth was 19 and pregnant, she was pressured by her mother, a nurse, into aborting Melissa. Ruth said she did not want the abortion, but her mother insisted. Afterward, Ruth was told that the …More
When Ruth was 19 and pregnant, she was pressured by her mother, a nurse, into aborting Melissa. Ruth said she did not want the abortion, but her mother insisted. Afterward, Ruth was told that the abortion had been successful and her baby was discarded as “medical waste.” For many years, she did not know that Melissa had survived.
Ohden said, “I had been ‘laid aside’ but two nurses took it into their hands to save me and I was taken to neo-natal intensive care where amazingly I survived.”
A miracle baby, Ohden was adopted into a loving home. She said her parents were open with her about the fact that she was adopted, but she did not learn that she had survived an abortion until she was 14.
“After finding out, I internalized my pain and let everyone think I was fine, but inside I was devastated,” she remembered. “I struggled in a huge way and started drinking. I couldn’t control the very way I came into the world so I freaked out.”
When she was 19, she began searching for her birth pare…More
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I was a botched abortion and left to die as 'medical waste'

A ROW aged 14 changed Missy Ohden's life forever - it led to her finding out she was the result of a botched abortion, abandoned at birth as medical …
Ultraviolet
"I was a botched abortion and left to die as medical waste". ---now If this post was about Shaun King, it would explain everything.
eticacasanova
Such a great story, I hope they can live as God wills for the rest of their lives, maybe, many years. And may God have mercy on that woman, the grandma