Will My Insurance Pay for My Girlfriend’s Abortion?

Insurance policies do not cover your girlfriend’s abortion. To better understand insurance and other options, we will discuss this information in more detail so you and your partner can move forward confidently, empowered with information and resources. How Does Insurance Work? Insurance policies will cover the policyholder and their legal dependents, such as their spouse

What is an Ectopic Pregnancy?

An ectopic pregnancy takes place outside the uterus and is non-viable. When this occurs, medical attention is necessary and provided to women for their health and safety. What’s the Difference Between an Ectopic Pregnancy and a Normal Pregnancy? An ectopic pregnancy occurs when a fertilized egg becomes attached to an area outside the uterus. It

Three Reasons You Need an Ultrasound Before You Get an Abortion

Your pregnancy test was positive, and you have the morning sickness to prove it. As you consider the future, you are uncertain of how to care for a child at this point in your life.  But before you schedule an abortion, you should get an ultrasound. Here are three reasons why: 1. To prove the

What is the Difference Between a Blood and Urine Pregnancy Test?

If you’ve recently had unprotected sex and your period has not arrived yet, you may be wondering if you’re pregnant. Other symptoms that also indicate pregnancy can include frequent urination, fatigue, swollen breasts, etc.  The most important thing is that you don’t panic. It’s possible your period is just late in arriving, but it might

How Does an Ultrasound Work?

Ultrasounds are routinely used by healthcare providers to diagnose conditions. If you’re pregnant, they are used to monitor the age and health of your pregnancy, and confirm that it is located in the uterine cavity.  Pregnancies located outside the uterus are called ectopic and can be life-threatening, so this is just one of many reasons

How Do Pregnancy Tests Work?

If you’ve recently had intercourse and are noticing pregnancy symptoms such as a missed period, then you should consider taking a test to confirm your pregnancy status. However, it’s best to wait up to a week after your missed period before taking your test. This ensures there are detectable levels of a pregnancy hormone called

How Does an Ultrasound Work?

We’re lucky to live in an age of modern medical technology. Before ultrasounds, physicians could not catch pregnancy complications early, or have the necessary data to make informed health decisions.  Keep reading to learn about ultrasounds and the vital pregnancy details they provide. What Is Ultrasound Imaging? Ultrasound imaging or sonography is a safe technology

How Do I Support My Friend Experiencing an Unexpected Pregnancy?

Friendship is considered to be one of the most powerful things one could experience. Great friends have the ability to change moods, foster confidence, and promote personal growth. Great friends are present in the best moments, and in the difficult ones. If you have a friend that is unexpectedly pregnant, it can be difficult to

What are the Different Types of Abortion?

If you’re facing an unplanned pregnancy and trying to decide if abortion is right for you, Choices Resource Center is here to help. In today’s blog, we will be discussing medical abortions (also referred to as the abortion pill) and the various forms of surgical abortions. The information that follows may be hard to read

3 Reasons You Need an Ultrasound Before Abortion

Wondering if abortion is right for you? Before you make a decision about your unplanned pregnancy, we recommend scheduling an ultrasound scan. While you may associate ultrasounds with planned pregnancies, they are actually an important step to take regardless of the outcome of your pregnancy.  Here are 3 reasons you need an ultrasound before getting