Some women choose to end their pregnancy with the abortion pill because it seems safer and more convenient than surgical abortion. However, the abortion pill carries some of the same risks as surgical abortion. Keep reading to learn about the risks of the abortion pill so you can make an informed decision. What is the
Also known as a medical abortion, the abortion pill is an FDA-approved, non-surgical method for terminating early pregnancies. Women beyond ten weeks of pregnancy are ineligible for a medical abortion. Additionally, women who have a pregnancy outside of the uterus or are taking certain medications are not eligible to receive the abortion pill. Ectopic Pregnancy
Any experience can affect our mental health, positively or negatively. How will abortion affect you mentally? What Is Mental Health? Our mental health is such an important part of our well-being and is often overlooked. Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being, affecting how we think, feel, and act while also determining how
To help protect your health and wellness, below are three things you should do before having an abortion: Take a medical-grade pregnancy test and have an ultrasound Speak with a trusted professional about risks, complications, and impacts. Have a complete physical Why Take Another Pregnancy Test and Have An Ultrasound? At-home pregnancy tests are great
Women who find themselves facing an unplanned pregnancy may question what their next step is. In these situations, it’s important to take a moment to understand all your options and make an informed decision, so you can feel confident and at peace with moving forward. Below we will explore two options: Abortion and adoption. What
Abortion is a very personal choice for every woman who finds herself facing an unexpected pregnancy. Every woman in this position deserves to be armed with the facts, and one of the underrepresented aspects of abortion is how it can affect mental health, especially for women who are already struggling with anxiety or depression. Read
If you are unexpectedly pregnant, one of the first options you’ll discover when researching online or talking to friends is getting an abortion. If you’re unfamiliar with the process or how it works, it’s important to do your research so you understand the process of the procedure and any potential risks. Almost half of the
By Jenna Hughes BSN,RN Nurse Manager, New Hope Center Are you considering the abortion pill? An unplanned pregnancy can cause a mix of emotions, making a major pregnancy decision difficult. You are not alone – and you have options. One of your options is a medication abortion, or the abortion pill. Some women have been
Why Do I Need An Ultrasound? Whether planned or unplanned, pregnancy can evoke a variety of emotions. New Hope Center is here to help you explore your options so you are able to make the best choice for your health and your future. The first step is to verify that you are pregnant. New Hope
Your first step is to take a pregnancy test and verify you really are pregnant. Although you may have taken a pregnancy test at home, you will want to follow up with a lab-quality test. New Hope Center’s tests are free and 99.9% accurate, and our staff provides immediate confidential results.
If you’ve recently had a positive pregnancy test, the next step is to have an ultrasound. These are offered free of charge at New Hope Center. No matter what you’re considering for your unplanned pregnancy, an ultrasound provides essential information about your body and your health.
New Hope Center offers free parenting resources to women faced with unexpected pregnancies. We know that the number one concern for most parents facing unexpected pregnancy is finances. We hope to provide for some of those needs by offering material support.
We provide our services without discrimination to people of any age, race, income, nationality, religious affiliation, disability, or other arbitrary circumstances. Because we are pro-woman and a non-profit, we do not provide or refer for abortion services. We provide all of our services at no cost.