Why Talk to us About Abortion?

If you are facing an unplanned pregnancy, you may be wondering why you should consider speaking with the Pregnancy Resource Center about abortion and your pregnancy options. Abortion is a serious medical procedure, so it is important to have all of the facts before making a decision.  Like any procedure, there are risks and side

How Can I Recover Emotionally After an Abortion?

If you are struggling with your mental health after an abortion, you are not alone. Many women experience post-abortion stress syndrome (PASS) after receiving an abortion. Hope and healing is possible! Mental Health Effects of Abortion Studies have found that women who receive an abortion are more at risk of experiencing struggles with their mental

My Partner Is Pressuring Me Into An Abortion, But I’m Not Sure

The outcome of an unexpected pregnancy is an emotionally complex decision that should not be made lightly. The outcome of your pregnancy is your decision, and you deserve the opportunity to make the best choice for you. Your partner might think they have a say in whether you abort your pregnancy and try to pressure

I’ve Already Had an Abortion and Don’t Want Another One. What Are My Options?

No one wants to go through the experience of an abortion. While it is a very personal choice, it doesn’t make it any less difficult.  Yet, there are other options you can consider, especially if you don’t want another abortion. Keep reading for details about alternatives to abortion. Adoption Adoption is a rewarding alternative that

Is an Online Abortion or At-Home Abortion Safe?

An at-home abortion (also called an online abortion or a medical abortion) can seem very convenient. However, there are certain risks and complications you should be aware of.  For starters, at-home abortions do not allow you to have complete and comprehensive medical care to protect your overall well-being. As with any procedure or treatment, it

Is Abortion or Adoption Right for Me?

Women weighing their options when facing an unexpected pregnancy may consider abortion and adoption as possibilities. Making an appointment with your local pregnancy center or speaking with someone you trust can provide the support and guidance you need when making this decision. The PRC of Glenwood Springs does not perform or refer for abortion. What

Are STDs Contagious?

Not only are STDs contagious, but they can also harm your health and wellness. STDs require medical attention and should be treated as soon as possible to avoid negative health impacts.  What Is an STD? A sexually transmitted disease or STD is a pathogenic infection caused by bacteria, viruses, or parasites that spread from one

When Should I Take a Pregnancy Test?

The best time to take a pregnancy test is on the day of your expected period. Waiting this time gives the Human chorionic gonadotropin or hCG hormone time to build and be detected by home pregnancy tests. If you test too early, you risk receiving a false negative. This post will discuss pregnancy tests and

Reasons To Take Advantage of Free STD Testing

There are many reasons to take advantage of free STD testing, but here are the top three reasons you should get STD tested today! What is an STD? STDs (sexually transmitted diseases), commonly referred to as STIs (sexually transmitted infections), are pathogenic infections passed from one person to another through sexual intercourse. These infections can

Can Women Die if They Can’t Have an Abortion?

Though rare, there are circumstances where women who have medically life-threatening conditions due to pregnancy must seek immediate life-saving treatment. In these situations, women will not be denied medical intervention. This treatment includes the termination of pregnancy, even in states that do not allow abortions. Is Treatment for an Ectopic Pregnancy the Same as an