Talking about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can be awkward. But if having these conversations can provide life-saving information for unsuspecting women, it’s well worth it. If you’re sexually active with one or more partners, getting tested regularly for STDs is essential. Keep reading to better understand why you should take advantage of free STD testing
The abortion pill and Plan B are distinct drugs that are used for very different purposes: the abortion pill terminates and expels a viable (living) pregnancy, while Plan B is an emergency contraceptive that’s used to prevent pregnancy from occurring. Read on to learn more about the distinctions between the abortion pill and Plan B.
If you’re facing an unplanned pregnancy and considering the abortion pill (also known as a “medical abortion”), it’s essential to understand the potential side effects and risks to protect your health. Read on to learn more about the abortion pill. Or, if you want to speak to someone in person about your pregnancy options, contact
Recently pregnant and considering abortion? It’s common to feel like you need to handle an unplanned pregnancy quickly and quietly, but knowing the facts and risks is important before jumping into an abortion. Here’s a quick summary of what the abortion pill is, the risks and side effects you may experience, and guidance on making
We’re glad you are asking about abortion procedures, side effects, and potential risks. Abortion is a serious medical decision, and you should be as confident about what to expect as possible. There are risks, such as an incomplete abortion and infection, that you need to be aware of. Talk with our client advocates to get
For women experiencing an unexpected pregnancy, ordering the abortion pill online could have come to mind. But is ordering an abortion online really safe and effective? Is it legal? While all forms of abortion are currently illegal in Missouri except in cases of life endangerment, we know women in our state still consider this option.
If you’ve had an abortion and are experiencing difficult emotions, such as regret, guilt, shame, or anxiety, among other feelings, you’re not alone. A recent study on the emotional effects of abortion found that 81% of women who had an abortion after facing an unplanned pregnancy were at an increased risk of mental health problems.
Making a pregnancy decision can be difficult, and wondering what procedures are covered by insurance can make things more complicated. If your girlfriend is considering abortion, she may not be aware of whether her insurance covers the procedures like the abortion pill. Missouri law prevents abortion coverage from being part of a health insurance policy,
If you’re struggling with an unwanted pregnancy, you might be weighing the options for a solution. Have you researched abortion? Are you looking into adoption? Learning about the pros and cons of abortion and adoption can help you figure out the right path forward. Here’s a brief summary of what you should know before jumping
If you’re facing an unexpected pregnancy and considering seeking an abortion out of state, it’s essential to know the signs of an incomplete abortion. Read on to learn more about an incomplete abortion, the signs, and the next steps you can take. What Is an Incomplete Abortion? There are two main types of abortion: medical