Canadian Activist Health Professionals Place Medical Abortion Access Ahead of Women’s Health and Safety

A Tale of Two Kinds of Physicians On 4th of July this year CTV News Montreal ran an article on entitled, “Ultrasounds no longer required in Quebec before getting abortion pill.” Quebec is the most recent province to suspend the requirement for an ultrasound before medical abortion and this effort, like one before in BC during 2019, which preceded deregulation of Mifepristone dispensing – a global first - was brought about by abortion-supporting medical professionals working together. Three hundred physicians signed a letter requesting that an ultrasound should no longer be required in Quebec prior to medical [...]