Many women can experience emotional trauma after having undergone an elective abortion. They may experience various negative emotions that are difficult to live with. If you are experiencing this, you are not alone; there is help. Identifying symptoms of mental health trauma is essential on the road to recovery. How Can I Recognize Emotional Trauma? … Continued
How Can I Recover Emotionally After An Abortion?
I Don’t Want Another Abortion
Women have abortions for a variety of reasons. Age, finances, relationships, careers or education, and other responsibilities are some reasons why women choose to abort. For some women, once is enough. Are you hoping to avoid another abortion? You Have Other Options If you are unexpectedly pregnant and do not want another abortion, you have … Continued
My Partner Is Pressuring Me To Have An Abortion, But I’m Not Sure
Discovering an unexpected pregnancy is overwhelming. You and your partner feel scared and worried about the future. Perhaps your partner has threatened to walk out if you don’t have an abortion. No one can legally force you to do what you don’t want to. Ultimately, the final decision is yours and only yours. Get as … Continued
What is a Medical Abortion?
Almost half of the pregnancies in the US are unplanned, so if you find yourself dealing with an unexpected pregnancy, you are not alone in your situation. Medical abortion is likely one of the options you’ll come across in your research (along with parenting and adoption). Medical abortion is performed in the first trimester up … Continued
I’ve Already Had an Abortion and Don’t Want Another One. What Are My Options?
Have you discovered you are unexpectedly pregnant and considering your options? If you don’t want to have another abortion, you have two options: making an adoption plan or parenting. Take a closer look at both of these choices. Making An Adoption Plan Like all of your options, choosing adoption isn’t an easy decision. Many women … Continued
Do I Have To Tell My Partner I Want An Abortion?
Legally, you are not required to tell or get permission from your partner if you choose abortion to terminate your unplanned pregnancy. Emotionally, discussing your decision with others, including your partner, can help you better understand your reasons for abortion. First Things First – Have You Confirmed Your Pregnancy? If you have taken an at-home … Continued
I Don’t want to be Pregnant. Is Abortion my only Option?
No – abortion is not your only option. Whether you’re really considering abortion, or feel the pressure to choose abortion from others around you, know that the decision is ultimately yours to make. There are lots of emotions that you are probably feeling at this moment – and it can feel overwhelming. You are not … Continued
3 Reasons You Need an Ultrasound Before Abortion
Are you pregnant and considering abortion but have yet to schedule an ultrasound scan? Before you make this important choice for your pregnancy, consider these three reasons you need an ultrasound before an abortion: 1. An Ultrasound Will Tell You if Your Pregnancy is Viable While pregnancy tests are a great first step … Continued
What Is the Difference Between a Blood and Urine Pregnancy Test?
Blood versus urine pregnancy test — what’s the difference and which kind should I take? It really depends on the information about your potential pregnancy that you’re looking for. Cleburne Pregnancy Center is here with all of the answers! What Is the Difference Between a Blood and Urine Pregnancy Test? Both blood and urine pregnancy … Continued
What Is Ectopic Pregnancy?
An ectopic pregnancy occurs when a fertilized egg is implanted outside of the uterus. It’s usually located within the fallopian tube instead, which cannot stretch like a uterus to hold the growing embryo/fetus. Ectopic pregnancies are dangerous and can be life-threatening to the mother, so it’s important to consult your doctor to see if you’re … Continued