Reproductive abuse happens when you are stopped from making your own choices about your reproductive system. Your reproductive system includes the parts and functions of the body involved in the menstrual cycle, sex and sexual pleasure, pregnancy and birth.
Reproductive abuse can include people:
Reproductive abuse can be a form of domestic or family violence. If if you or someone you know is experiencing reproductive abuse it is OK to ask for help.
Reproductive abuse can happen in any relationship, including with:
None of these people has the right to make you do things you are not comfortable with.