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Ireland’s new abortion service is the envy of many healthcare systems
I am incredibly proud as a GP to be part of something so worthwhile and rewarding
- Mark Murphy
- The Irish Times
I never thought I would be a provider of abortion services.
It’s not that surprising really. Abortion was not mentioned once in the medical curriculum when I qualified 14 years ago.
It was an unspoken phenomenon, a secret reality.
Before I became a GP, I never had a real conversation about abortion.
It’s astonishing to consider that fact now, knowing that 25 million unsafe abortions happen each year, mostly in developing countries.
High-profile legal cases, such as the…