V.A. to offer abortion access
The department of veteran’s affairs just announced that abortions will now be available through the V.A. medical system.
Specifically, the V.A. says abortions will be available to patients who became pregnant as the result of rape or incest.
Also, in cases where the life or health of a patient is endangered due to a pregnancy.
Abortion counseling is also available.
The secretary of veteran’s affairs, Denis McDonna is calling the decision a patient safety decision.