When Should I Take a Pregnancy Test?

If you think that you are showing signs of early pregnancy, you’ll want to take a pregnancy test to put your mind at ease one way or another. However, it is possible to take a pregnancy test too early, so...Continued

What Are The Top Signs of Pregnancy?

In addition to a missed period, there are other symptoms that could be indicators of pregnancy, including: Tender, swollen breasts Nausea with or without vomiting Increased urination Fatigue Moodiness Food aversions If you are sexually active and are experiencing any...Continued

What Are the Early Pregnancy Symptoms?

Some of the signs of early pregnancy can be similar to PMS (sore or tender breasts, nausea, etc.)  The only way to really tell is to take a pregnancy test.  The recommended wait time is a week after your first...Continued

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