MHC starts a three part mini series on unsafe abortions. It is one issue we cannot afford to ignore. Nearly 25 % of all maternal deaths in Ghana are the result of unsafe abortions, usually in backstreets or in the hands of quarks or unskilled medical personnel. “Diana” talks courageously about going through 11 unsafe abortions in two years. “Adaeze shares her traumatic experiences. Both share key insights into the minds of young girls and women who choose to terminate their pregnancy and shed light on the way forward.