What is an Ectopic Pregnancy?

Ectopic pregnancies occur when the fertilized egg begins to grow outside of the uterus. An ectopic pregnancy typically develops in the fallopian tubes, which is why they are sometimes referred to as tubal pregnancies. Not only are ectopic pregnancies nonviable...Continued

How Does an Ultrasound Work?

An ultrasound is the tool used to take pictures, which are called sonograms. This technology is used in the healthcare industry for diagnostic purposes and, if you’re currently pregnant, this will be an important step to verifying the viability of...Continued

What Should You Do if Your Girlfriend is Pregnant?

Finding out that they are carrying an unplanned pregnancy is daunting for many women, but it can be equally stressful if you are the partner. You may feel guilt, alarm, shock, anxiety, or a host of other emotions, and that...Continued

Can I Finish College if I am Pregnant?

We know how difficult an unplanned pregnancy can be. One second you're going about your normal life and then you find out you’re pregnant. It feels like your entire world has changed.  Even though pregnancy has its challenges, with the...Continued

Can I Finish High School If I Am Pregnant?

From navigating social dynamics to difficult academics, high school can be filled with many challenges as it is. Finding out you’re pregnant during your high school years can feel like an insurmountable hurdle. You may be wondering if you can...Continued

How Do I Tell My Boyfriend I Am Pregnant?

You’re panicking and asking, “How will my boyfriend react to my pregnancy news?” Maybe you’re scared, confused, or anxious about what the future holds. The news of an unplanned pregnancy is difficult to take in and telling your boyfriend is...Continued

How Do I Tell My Parents I’m Pregnant?

If your pregnancy test recently came back positive, you probably have several fears rushing through your mind. It may be difficult to think about the future because you are worried about your parents' reaction to your positive pregnancy test.  These...Continued

What are the Mental Health Effects of Abortion?

Best friends talk about everything, right? So, why is it that women don’t usually talk about their abortions? Is it too private, painful, or do they think no one is interested? Some women say they are afraid they’ll be harassed...Continued

What Is A Sonogram?

What do the words program, diagram, and sonogram have in common besides the word "gram?" They are all images. A sonogram is an image created by ultrasound.  Ultrasound Faced with an unexpected pregnancy, you want answers, and you want them...Continued