Sign Here to Take Away the Pain

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    Premiere: 1/25/2016

In this excerpt from No Más Bebés, Maria Hurtado reveals how she underwent a tubal ligation at L.A. County-USC Medical Center in the 1960s while she was in great pain without the faculties to fully understand the consequences of the procedure. A medical student who witnessed this adds that women were told “this will take away the pain.”

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