(Today) A woman from eastern China has died after having four abortions in a year because her husband wanted her baby to be a boy, according to a newspaper report.
The husband divorced the woman after she fell ill through terminating her pregnancies, the Jianghuai Morning News reported.
The woman gave birth to a girl four years ago, but her husband insisted their second child be a boy.
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Repeated abortions destroyed the health of the woman, according to the article, without giving details of her illnesses.