If you are experiencing adverse emotional reactions following an abortion, you may have post-abortion syndrome (PAS) described as the inability to:
*process the fear, anger, sadness and guilt surrounding your abortion experience,
*grieve the loss of your baby, and
*come to peace with God, yourself and others involved in the abortion decision
Immediately after the procedure, she will usually feet great relief that the crisis is over. But any moral struggle she felt prior to the abortion will resurface eventually.
A woman faced with a crisis pregnancy experiences a tremendous amount of fear and anxiety about her situation, and she seeks a fast solution to her dilemma. Since abortion is legally and socially sanctioned, it is the choice she is likely to make, even though she may be violating her own moral code