STD Testing and Abortion Book your appointment today. Knowing your sexually transmitted disease (STD) status before getting an abortion is important. STDs are transmitted through sexual contact – including oral, anal, vaginal sex and genital touching. Many STD’s are difficult to detect and some may not have symptoms. It is important to get screened for
What if Someone is Pressuring me to have an Abortion? Book your appointment today. An unexpected pregnancy is not easy to navigate. You may feel confused and overwhelmed. Your friends, family and even your partner may be pressuring you to have an abortion. Ultimately – you have the final say with your pregnancy decision and no one
What is an ectopic pregnancy and how is it treated? Book your appointment today. An elective abortion procedure is not the same as treatment for an ectopic pregnancy or miscarriage. Separation of the mother and her embryo or fetus to prevent the mother’s death, treatment of ectopic pregnancy, treatment for miscarriage or treatment of molar
Book your appointment today. How Far Along am I? There are two terms you might see when trying to figure out how far along you really are. One is “conceptional age” and the other is “gestational age”. The medical community uses the term “gestational age” to date your pregnancy. This date begins on the first day
Book your appointment today. What Is an Elective Surgical Abortion? Elective surgical abortion is the in-clinic procedure used to end a pregnancy by removing the embryo/fetus and placenta from the mother’s womb (uterus). Because this is a surgical procedure, it is usually performed by a physician in a clinic or hospital, and involves some form
Book your appointment today. What is the Abortion Pill? The abortion pill is actually a two-pill regimen approved by the FDA for use in women up to 10 weeks after their last menstrual period (LMP). The first pill is called mifepristone and the second is called misoprostol. The mifepristone pill is taken orally to block
Book your appointment today. Why a Legal Abortion Information Consultation at The Women’s Center of Northwest Indiana is critical: Book your appointment today.