Pro-abortion rights OBGYN says abortion should be treated as a health care issue

Dr. Colleen McNicholas, an OBGYN who provides abortions in three states, is featured in the Netflix documentary, "Reversing Roe."
1:02 | 09/25/18

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When I started out. I thought it over she would just be part of my practice that you know just like people need hysterectomies people need abortions and I will take care my patients who need this. But I realize that in conservative states can eat very hard to get an abortion. And so I became a physician and you've really focuses on abortion care. Does that fact that this is such a political debate does it ever come into the clinic or when you're with your patients. Is the political debate and rhetoric left out I take care of Republican women and democratic women I take care women who have had children. Who identify as Christian our must or atheist. When they come into that space there it is it is not about politics they don't care what their politician thinks they're making the best decision they can for their family.

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