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Increase in travelers to Massachusetts seeking abortion care

Posted on AllSides September 7th, 2023

A recent study from researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, part of the Mass General Brigham healthcare system, confirms a notable increase in out-of-state residents seeking abortion care in Massachusetts. The investigation, published in JAMA Network Open, reveals a 37 percent rise in the number of non-residents accessing abortion services in the state. Additionally, there has been an uptick in non-profit funding to cover costs for out-of-state patients. The Dobbs v Jackson’s Women Health Organization decision in June 2022, which overturned the federal right to provide abortion care, prompted swift...

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