After eight weeks of being pregnant and suffering from an extreme form of morning sickness called hyperemesis gravidarum, Claire Barwell made the decision to terminate her pregnancy. Her painful decision came after she became severely dehydrated from vomiting as many as 40 times a day.
‘If I tried to get out of bed, I’d collapse on the floor. I was crippled with terrible migraines. It was so bad I genuinely thought I was dying. My head pounded, I couldn’t think straight, my hormones were raging. I wanted to curl into a ball.'