Questions to Ask Your Doctor

If this is your first time pregnancy, your first doctor’s visit can seem a little overwhelming. You’ve learned the basics about pregnancy but what else should you know and expect? If you aren’t sure what to ask your doctor, then look no further. We’ve compiled a list of the top questions to ask your doctor…

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What is an Abortion?

An abortion is a procedure to end a pregnancy. It’s also sometimes known as a termination of pregnancy. The pregnancy is ended either by taking medicines or having a surgical procedure. What do I need to know about abortions? Abortion is a medical procedure, and just like any other medical procedure, it comes with its…

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Early Signs of Pregnancy

A woman’s body is constantly changing. From the time we start puberty straight through to menopause, our bodies are constantly in flux. Some may have clockwork periods and know exactly when they’ll show up while others may have irregular periods that can make it difficult to determine your menstrual cycle. Whichever you are, there are…

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How to Help a Friend in a Crisis Pregnancy

An unexpected pregnancy can sometimes bring fear, shame and doubt. An unexpected pregnancy can also bring joy, excitement, awe, gratitude and a deep love that is almost unimaginable. Perhaps one of your friends has become pregnant unexpectedly, a relative or colleague. Not sure how to help or know what to say? Here are ten tips:…

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Teenage Pregnancy

Each year, more than a half-million U.S. girls in their teens find themselves with an unplanned teenage pregnancy. To help them through the life-changing and emotional decisions they’ll face, pregnant adolescents need straightforward information and judgement-free guidance and support. In the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) article, Options Counseling for the Pregnant Adolescent Patient, they explain…

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