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STI symptoms and complications

STI symptoms and complications

Did you know most of the time Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) show no symptoms at all? That means you could have an STI and not even know it.  In the U.S. alone there are 20 million new cases of STIs each year. So, if you are sexually active, the chances of...

Understanding the 4 Phases of Your Menstrual Cycle

Understanding the 4 Phases of Your Menstrual Cycle

Did you know your menstrual cycle isn't over when your period ends? Your period is only day 1 of an average 28-day menstrual cycle.   There are four phases of the menstrual cycle, and each phase is equally unique and important.  Here is everything you might not know...

Before an Abortion Checklist

Before an Abortion Checklist

If you’re considering an abortion, use this checklist first. It is important to have all the information you need to be empowered to make the best decision for you.   Following this “before an abortion checklist” could save you the pain, inconvenience, and cost of an...

Do I need to get tested for STDs?

Do I need to get tested for STDs?

If you’re experiencing an unexpected pregnancy, getting tested for STDs might be the last thing on your mind. However, one of the most important things you can do to protect your health when pregnant or sexually active is to be tested for sexually transmitted diseases...

Can abortion cause infertility?

Can abortion cause infertility?

If you are experiencing an unexpected pregnancy, you may be considering an abortion. While now may not seem like the ideal time for you to have a child, you might still want the option to have kids in the future. If you choose an abortion now, will it cause future...

What day did I get pregnant?

What day did I get pregnant?

If you just recently found out you are pregnant you might be wondering, “what day did I get pregnant?”  There are several ways to help figure out when you conceived. While some steps are more reliable than others, here are a few tools to help you get started in...

Making Hard Decisions When You’re Freaking Out

Making Hard Decisions When You’re Freaking Out

Have you ever tried making a critical life decision in the middle of a full-blown panic attack? It’s remarkably similar to trying to sail a ship in a hurricane. When we’re freaking out, we can’t think rationally, constructively, or even clearly. Our bodies go into...

Incomplete Abortion

Incomplete Abortion

  The abortion pill has become the most common abortion method largely for its convenience and because it is perceived to be more natural than the surgical alternative. However, just because something is more convenient doesn’t mean it is safer. Likewise, just...

Ectopic Pregnancy

Ectopic Pregnancy

What is an Ectopic Pregnancy? An ectopic (sometimes called tubal) pregnancy is a pregnancy that implants outside of the uterus – most commonly in the Fallopian tube. This is a serious condition in which the pregnancy cannot be sustained – meaning there is no chance of...

Abortion Pill Reversal (APR)

Abortion Pill Reversal (APR)

Abortion Pill Reversal (APR)Can I really reverse the effects of the abortion pill? Yes, you might be able to reverse the effects of the abortion pill, but you must act quickly. The abortion pill reversal (APR) process consists of increased progesterone intended to...

The Abortion Pill

The Abortion Pill

The AbortionPillWhat is the abortion pill? The abortion “pill” is more than just a pill. It is a two-step regimen intended to end an early pregnancy (10 weeks or less). Sometimes referred to as a chemical abortion, medication abortion, or DIY abortion, this process is...