Self-induced abortions are becoming more prevalent as abortion rights are being whittled away in America. Fortunately thanks to organizations like Aid Access and Plan C medication abortions are relatively easy to access and use. However, there are still a tragic number of women unable to access safe and legal pregnancy termination. Red Hangers are a reminder of the days before Roe vs. Wade when women resorted to dangerous “back alley” abortions. Typically,in these abortions a sharp object was used to perforate the uterus and hopefully you didn’t die from uncontrolled bleeding.
This is a heavy shirt to wear. But important. It’s estimated that 1-4 women will have an abortion by age 45.
What size is best?
Don’t skip this step. Check the size is right. Grab your best fitting t-shirt, lay it flat and measure from armpit to armpit for the width. (just one side, not around) Then measure length from top of the back collar to the bottom hem of the shirt. Compare to the size to the chart provided on the right to understand how this shirt will fit.