20 Dec 2019

What is the Abortion Pill?

2019-12-10T09:36:10-05:00 December 20th, 2019|Categories: Abortion Information, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support, Relationships/Sex|

Perhaps you’ve heard of the Abortion Pill, but aren’t quite clear on what it is or how it works. The abortion pill is a medical abortion and is actually a series of pills that terminate pregnancy up to 10 weeks. The first pill, mifepristone, begins a process to block the [...]

10 Dec 2019

Am I Feeling the First Signs of Pregnancy?

2019-12-10T09:30:10-05:00 December 10th, 2019|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

While pregnancy symptoms differ for every woman, there are some common ways our bodies can tell us we are pregnant. The best way to confirm is to take a home pregnancy test or a blood test, but until you can do that, here are some common early signs of pregnancy, [...]

1 Nov 2019

After Abortion Care

2019-11-07T14:23:54-05:00 November 1st, 2019|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support, Pregnant Daughter|

You are not alone in this. Abortion isn’t always painted in a full picture. It seems like a decision that will solve the perceived problem of being pregnant and ultimately having a child, but many women who come to us tell us the trauma that followed their visit to the [...]

10 Oct 2019

My Daughter says she’s pregnant

2019-11-07T14:10:48-05:00 October 10th, 2019|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support, Pregnant Daughter|

Mom or Dad, this one’s for you. If you aren’t expecting to hear the words, “I’m pregnant” from your daughter, it may come as quite a shock. Chances are she is just as stunned as you are. Breaking the news to someone about a surprise baby takes courage. While your [...]

1 Oct 2019

Pregnant: Can I get some support?

2019-10-07T19:10:13-04:00 October 1st, 2019|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

If you are worried you might be pregnant, it can feel very confusing when menstruation (period) signs and early pregnancy signs may be similar. You may be thinking, “Am I extra tired because I’m pregnant or because my period is coming? And my chest is tender? And these hormones?” You [...]

15 Sep 2019

I want an abortion, now.

2019-10-07T19:03:51-04:00 September 15th, 2019|Categories: Abortion Information, Pregnancy Support|

You may feel confident that abortion is the best solution for you - right now. In the state of North Carolina there is no such thing as a “same day” abortion, where you can walk in and get an abortion on the spot.  The State law (Woman’s Right to Know) [...]

1 Sep 2019

Teen Pregnancy

2019-09-10T08:18:34-04:00 September 1st, 2019|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Negative Pregnancy Test, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support, Pregnant Daughter|

Discovering you’re pregnant as a teenager can be a scary time indeed. You may feel horrified that this has happened to you, thinking “How can I be pregnant?”.  All of the unknowns come rushing at you causing fear and emotional turmoil. How do I tell my parents?  What about school? [...]

25 Aug 2019

I took Plan B – Could I be pregnant?

2019-08-13T08:55:03-04:00 August 25th, 2019|Categories: Abortion Information, Am I Pregnant, Negative Pregnancy Test, Pregnancy Support|

So, you had an awesome night out with friends, found yourself in a place you didn’t expect and now you’re panicking because, while your judgement was clouded, you had unprotected sex. You’ve heard of emergency contraceptives and know some people who have used them so you decide it’s worth a [...]

10 Aug 2019

What is the Woman’s Right to Know Act?

2019-08-13T08:53:50-04:00 August 10th, 2019|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Negative Pregnancy Test, Pregnancy Support|

It's North Carolina Law. North Carolina law requires that a woman receive certain abortion information at least 72 hours prior to an abortion (effective 10/1/2015).  This information is part of the N.C. Woman’s Right to Know Act of 2011 that mandates the giving of informed consent prior to an abortion. [...]

15 Jul 2019

Can I Trust my Negative Home Pregnancy Test?

2019-08-13T08:55:03-04:00 July 15th, 2019|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Negative Pregnancy Test, Pregnancy Support|

So there you are in your bathroom, anxiously watching the timer on your phone count down. You hear the ding; you hesitantly look; and…. One line….  Negative.  The first rush of feeling is relief.   But then – wait a minute.  Your period is 6 days late, and you are NEVER [...]