Understanding Ultrasounds When Considering an Abortion

The pregnancy test was positive, and your period is late. Isn’t it obvious you are pregnant? Well, yes, or maybe no. A positive pregnancy test only indicates the possibility of pregnancy.  Over one in four pregnancies ends in miscarriage in the first trimester. You need an ultrasound to determine if your pregnancy is developing or

Can You Reverse the Effects of the Abortion Pill?

The abortion pill method is also known as a medication abortion because it uses two drugs to terminate a pregnancy. The first drug, mifepristone, blocks the hormone progesterone needed for your pregnancy to continue. Studies have shown that if you flood the body with progesterone after taking the first drug, there is over a 64-68%

Will My Insurance Pay for My Girlfriend’s Abortion?

Depending on where you live and the type of procedure you need, abortion can be expensive. Most insurance companies only cover medical procedures for someone related to you, such as a child, or if the person is legally married to you. However, check with your insurance company to see if there are any limitations.  Are

Do I Have to Tell My Partner I Want an Abortion?

An unplanned pregnancy means you have a big decision to make. Legally, you are not required to inform your partner about your pregnancy or having an abortion, but emotionally, you may want to. No one should have to go through a significant medical decision like abortion alone. If you need someone to talk to, we’re

How an Adoption Plan Can Prevent Depression Caused by Abortion?

Are you in the process of deciding what to do about your unplanned pregnancy? It’s a big decision. Unfortunately, all your choices involve some form of loss, but by choosing adoption over abortion, you can build a relationship with your child. Learn more about the adoption process and why it could be the right choice

How Will Abortion Affect Me Physically?

Abortion is a serious medical procedure that affects a woman physically and mentally. Learning about the side effects, risks, and recovery of abortion before the procedure is essential in protecting your health. Medical Abortion A medical abortion uses two drugs to terminate a pregnancy. The first drug, mifepristone, blocks your reproductive system from naturally utilizing

How Will Abortion Affect Me Mentally?

The mental health effects of abortion are unique to each woman’s own experience. No one can predict how you will respond emotionally to an abortion. If you are considering abortion as an option for the outcome of your pregnancy, it is wise to weigh both the procedure’s physical and mental health risks to determine if

I Don’t Want to Be Pregnant, Is Abortion My Only Option?

Facing an unexpected pregnancy can be a scary experience. You might feel like abortion is your only option, but learning more about your other options can take the fear out of the situation so you can make a confident decision. If abortion doesn’t feel right, parenting and adoption are other options. While both options involve

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