How Can I Recover Emotionally After an Abortion?

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No matter how you thought you’d emotionally react to abortion, no formula could have predicted how this procedure would impact you. Whether you are experiencing anxiety, grief, loss, or just negative mental health, it’s essential to recognize your feelings are valid and take steps to find healing. The good news is that you are not

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3 Things Needed Before Abortion?

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Facing an unplanned pregnancy can be daunting, scary, and overwhelming. If you are unsure of your first steps in making a plan, read this article for recommendations on the next health screenings to take. Pregnancy Testing If you have been relying on timing and common pregnancy symptoms such as nausea or fatigue, taking a pregnancy

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Is Abortion or Adoption Right for Me?

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The moment you see the positive pregnancy test, and you weren’t planning on getting pregnant, it can invite a slew of overwhelming emotions: panic, fear, anger, or perhaps even numbness as your mind reels from the news. These emotions are completely normal! While you may feel overwhelmed, you are not alone, and there are plenty

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What Are the Signs of an Incomplete Abortion?

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An incomplete abortion occurs when some of the pregnancy tissue remains in a woman’s uterus after an abortion. It is one of the top risks mentioned by the Mayo Clinic for a medication abortion. Signs of an incomplete abortion include: Fever or chills Cramping Heavy bleeding Abdominal or lower back pain Passing large clots through

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What Are the Mental Health Effects of Abortion?

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Suppose you are considering abortion as a possible option for your unplanned pregnancy. In that case, it’s easy to research this procedure’s potential physical risks and side effects, but its possible impact on your mental health is less predictable.  Read this article to learn more about the possible impact that an abortion can have on

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What are the Different Types of Abortion?

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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

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What Are the Risks of Abortion?

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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

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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

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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

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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

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