As you evaluate your options for your unplanned pregnancy, understanding the different types of abortion procedures is the first step to making an informed decision. This article will outline the procedure types, potential risks, and recommended steps before an abortion. Surgical Abortion vs. Medical Abortion Surgical Abortion There are two types of surgical abortion, depending
What are the Different Types of Abortion?
What Are the Risks of Abortion?
There are a multitude of reasons why an unplanned pregnancy can be stressful. Whether you worry about finances, your relationships, or plans for the future, a positive pregnancy test can overwhelm you if you aren’t planning on it. As you consider abortion, it’s essential to understand the different types of procedures and associated risks. Keep
I’m Pregnant…Now What?
Maybe you just found out you are pregnant. Maybe you are struggling with the decision of what to do. Do you know your options? Only you can make the choice that is right for you and your pregnancy. We want to give you some questions to consider as you weigh all your options. It is
The Abortion Pill: Get the Facts
Are you faced with the decisions surrounding an unplanned pregnancy? Maybe you’ve heard of the abortion pill already or have friends that have used it. We want to put the facts in your hands so you can make the best decision for you. What is the Abortion Pill? The abortion pill is also known as
I’m Having an Abortion. Why Do I Still Need an STD Test?
By the age of 25, 50% of sexually active individuals will contract an STI. According to the CDC, there are approximately 20 million new cases each year. They are easy to transmit if you are sexually active and testing should be a routine part of your healthcare. A common misconception is that you will have
What Can I Do if I’ve Changed My Mind About Abortion but Have Already Taken the Abortion Pill?
When a woman is facing an unplanned pregnancy, she faces a range of emotions as she figures out her plan of action. She may choose a non-surgical abortion, known as the abortion pill. This type of abortion consists of 2 pills, one taken approximately 24-48 hours after the first pill. Sometimes, after taking this first
Why Should I Get an Ultrasound?
Why Should I Get an Ultrasound? Find out why having an ultrasound is important before going through with your abortion. We are for you to answer some of those questions you might want have like: What can an ultrasound tell me? When can I get an ultrasound? . . We receive calls from girls who
Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Go for an Abortion
You may be facing an unplanned pregnancy and feel abortion is your only option. Here are some things to consider before making that appointment. 1.) Are you really pregnant? Because pregnancy symptoms can be similar to other causes, it may be difficult to tell if you are pregnant based only on your symptoms. Crossroads offers
What are the Types of Abortion: Surgical or Nonsurgical
For a woman, realizing she is pregnant can be life-altering, especially if it’s an unplanned pregnancy. It is important for her to gather information to make the best decision. Here we are going to share the two kinds of abortion. NON-SURGICAL: Hand holding a pillHand holding a pill Non-surgical abortions, also called medical abortions, are
One Woman’s Difficult Decision Blesses a Family
Did you realize there are two million infertile couples in the United States at any given point in time? Maybe you or someone you know has struggled to conceive. While there can be many reasons causing the infertility, couples who are unable to conceive or carry a baby to delivery, face many challenges. At the
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