HEALTH INFORMATION

EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION

You may have heard emergency contraception referred to as the morning-after pill or brand names Plan B One-Step™ and ella®. Emergency contraception is a term used for drugs taken after sex with the intent to prevent pregnancy. The most common brands of emergency…
LEARN MORE ABOUT YOUR CONTRACEPTION OPTIONS

SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF PREGNANCY

If you think you might be pregnant, one of the most natural things to do is to start looking for signs of pregnancy. That’s why we’ve put together a list of the most common early pregnancy signs and symptoms. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, schedule…
LEARN THE SIGNS OF PREGNANCY

WHEN DID I CONCEIVE?

Are you pregnant but not sure exactly when you conceived? Ultrasound is the most accurate way to determine how far along you are in your pregnancy. Ultrasound exams provide images and include various measurements of your developing baby that can help estimate how many…
FIND OUT IF YOU ARE PREGNANT

ABORTION PROCEDURES

There are two main types of abortion: Medication abortion also called the abortion pill or a chemical abortion, can be taken up to 70 days (10 weeks) pregnant. A medication abortion requires two steps and involves two drugs, mifepristone and misoprostol. It is taken…
KNOW ABOUT THE TYPES OF ABORTION

ABORTION COSTS

Abortion Pill, also known by other names – RU-486, Mifeprex (mifepristone), Cytotec (misoprostol). Usage – This drug regimen is approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in women up to 10 weeks after the start of their last menstrual period…
LEARN ABOUT THE COST OF ABORTION

EMOTIONAL EFFECTS OF ABORTION

Emotional side effects after an abortion are not uncommon. Counseling or support before you make a decision to have an abortion is very important. Women report a range of emotions after an abortion. This can include: depression, feelings of grief, anxiety, lowered self-esteem, regret…
LEARN THE EMOTIONAL EFFECTS OF ABORTION

FOR MEN

You are not alone in this situation. The two of you can get through this. She needs you now more than ever.  It’s vitally important that you provide her with the support she needs –emotionally and physically.
LEARN HOW YOU CAN SUPPORT YOUR PARTNER

SEXUAL HEALTH

When you’re sexually active, pregnancy is usually your greatest concern. While pregnancy is something to be very concerned about, STDs (sexually transmitted diseases) are equally, if not more, worrisome.
LEARN ABOUT STDs

This information is intended for general education purposes only and should not be relied upon as a substitute for professional and/or medical advice.