Steph Curry’s mom on considering abortion while pregnant with him

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While appearing on Bleav’s “Your Mom” podcast, Sonya Curry, the mother of NBA star Stephen Curry, said her decision to have a previous abortion was part of her path toward ultimately delivering what would end up being her first child, Stephen.

“But, the simple fact that people are having to make this decision every single day, every second of the day out there, that we’ll never know about,” she said. “For me to be able to share that story for people to know, one, so many people are struggling with it, and it’s OK. It’s OK that you are struggling with it. Two, the decision that I made to keep him at that point is also counter with the decision that I made to not carry through with the previous pregnancy.”

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