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Ectopic Pregnancy and Elective Abortion

There has been some confusion regarding whether or not the treatment of an ectopic pregnancy is considered an abortion. Another quandary is if abortion is restricted or banned altogether, will this pose a health risk to women needing treatment for...
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Adoption Can Be a Beautiful Option

When facing an unplanned pregnancy, it’s normal to feel a sense of panic. Many women feel overwhelmed by the idea of being pregnant, let alone becoming a mom. Some women may consider abortion as a quick solution, while others begin...
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Reading to Baby

Reading is The Key to Boosting Your Baby’s Brain Power So, you’re going to have a baby! Congratulations! Now you’re thinking about all the ways to give your baby the best start: the right crib, breast vs. bottle, car seats,...
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Adverse Fetal Diagnosis: Peer Mentors Needed

When Heidi and Casey heard the news that their unborn child had a hole in his skull and a myriad of other possible medical complications, they immediately felt shocked and overwhelmed. The medical terms and treatment options were coming at...
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Help for Families Facing a Challenging Fetal Diagnosis

The words you never want to hear during your baby's ultrasound: "It looks like there may be something wrong..." Joy and excitement can quickly turn to sadness, fear, and uncertainty when facing the possibility of an adverse or challenging fetal...
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When to Start Prenatal Care

Whether a pregnancy is planned or unexpected, starting prenatal care should be at the top of every expecting mother’s to-do list. The first prenatal visit should occur between the first 6-8 weeks of pregnancy. According to the NIH (2017), “pre-pregnancy...
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What’s the Deal with Abortion Pill Reversal?

“I took the abortion pill,” said a tearful voice over the phone. “And now I wish I hadn’t. What do I do?” Calls like this one are not uncommon, but often women having second thoughts about taking the abortion pill...
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What is the Plan C Pill?

When women are considering abortion as one possible option for an unexpected or unexpectedly difficult pregnancy, there are so many terms floating around that it becomes difficult to know what those terms mean. One of those terms is the “Plan...
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Unplanned Pregnancy Takes a Village….and We’ve Got One.

Jasmine just found out she’s pregnant. Maybe somewhere in the back of her mind, she knew this might happen. But not now. Not with…everything else going on…. She has a toddler at home already. He is her whole world. How...
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Abortion Pill by Mail

We are living in a digital age where practically anything can be ordered and delivered to your doorstep. Recently, in the US, abortion-on-demand has become available through a mail-order abortion process. The abortion pill by mail can be fast, convenient,...
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