1 Dec 2018

Want to get an abortion today?

2019-06-06T11:01:56-04:00 December 1st, 2018|Categories: Abortion Information, Pregnancy Decisions|

Can I get an abortion today? There are some hard facts surrounding getting an abortion that are helpful to know if you’re considering abortion or planning an abortion. In the state of North Carolina there is no such thing as a “same day” abortion, where you can get an abortion [...]

1 Nov 2018

The Abortion Pill: Things to Consider

2019-06-06T11:01:56-04:00 November 1st, 2018|Categories: Abortion Information, Pregnancy Decisions|

How the Abortion Pill Works The abortion pill is actually a series of pills. The first pill, mifepristone, begins a process to block the effects of progesterone (which is necessary to sustain the pregnancy) causing the death of the embryo over the next few days. On day 3, two pills [...]

1 Oct 2018

Consider the Risks of Abortion

2019-06-06T11:01:56-04:00 October 1st, 2018|Categories: Abortion Information, Pregnancy Decisions|

Before deciding to have an abortion, there are a number of possible risks that you should be aware of before you visit the clinic. The factors associated with these risks are different for every woman depending on their individual health status, age and the duration of your pregnancy. At Gateway, [...]

15 Sep 2018

Crucial Tips on Teenage Pregnancy

2019-06-06T11:01:56-04:00 September 15th, 2018|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

The word pregnant is a life-changing statement in a single word. Learning about your pregnancy can be anxiety-producing to any woman, regardless of whether it was planned or unplanned. This may be more so for girls in their adolescent years, trying to balance the excitement of bringing a new life [...]

1 Sep 2018

How to Handle Pregnancy Stress in College

2019-06-06T11:01:56-04:00 September 1st, 2018|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

Being pregnant in college can be incredibly stressful. There’s more at stake for teenagers because their psyche has yet to fully develop. Although not every teenage mother is negatively affected, we’ve compiled a list of issues a new mother might face and how to deal with it correctly. If you’re [...]

1 Aug 2018

I Have a Pregnant Girlfriend or Daughter. What Should I Do?

2019-06-06T11:01:56-04:00 August 1st, 2018|Categories: Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support, Pregnant Daughter, Pregnant Girlfriend|

If you aren’t expecting to hear the words, “I’m pregnant” from your girlfriend or teenaged daughter, they may come as quite a shock. Chances are she was just as stunned as you are. Breaking the news about a surprise baby to someone takes courage. While your first reaction might [...]

15 Jul 2018

Help! I’m just a teenager and I’m pregnant!

2019-06-06T11:01:56-04:00 July 15th, 2018|Categories: Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support, Pregnant Daughter, Pregnant Girlfriend|

Discovering you’re pregnant as a teenager can be a scary time indeed.  You’re horrified that this has happened to you.  All of the unknowns come rushing at you causing pain and emotional turmoil.  How do I tell my parents?  What about school?  Why am I so sick?  What will my boyfriend say?  What will my friends say?  WHAT AM I GOING TO DO?  If you are a teenager and you’re pregnant, you are in a crisis.  Whether the pregnancy is intentional or not, the stress of the situation still exists.  

1 Jul 2018

Is Your Negative Pregnancy Test Really Negative?

2019-05-23T10:27:00-04:00 July 1st, 2018|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Negative Pregnancy Test, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support, Pregnant Girlfriend|

Wondering if you’re pregnant or not and waiting to find out can feel like torture. Taking a home pregnancy test is often the first course of action. These easily available tests are no substitute for a doctor’s care, of course – and even a negative pregnancy test can be [...]

15 Jun 2018

Could I Be Pregnant?

2019-05-23T10:27:00-04:00 June 15th, 2018|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support, Pregnant Daughter, Pregnant Girlfriend|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Could I Be Pregnant? I’ve been having all these weird symptoms... Am I pregnant or is this just my imagination? Am I freaking out for nothing? If you have been noticing some changes to your body, you are probably eager to get some answers. Some typical symptoms of pregnancy [...]

1 May 2018

How Can I Support My Pregnant Girlfriend?

2018-06-04T08:00:51-04:00 May 1st, 2018|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

How Can I Support My Pregnant Girlfriend? Pregnancy can be an overwhelming experience for women and at times, it can prove to be an emotional challenge for them. Generally, women are more emotional than men are and often fall prey to their rapidly changing emotions, especially in pregnancy. In case [...]