15 Sep 2022

My Girlfriend is Pregnant!

2022-09-12T07:14:06-04:00September 15th, 2022|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support, Pregnant Girlfriend|

Hearing your girlfriend tell you she’s pregnant may bring out a lot of emotions. Chances are she was just as stunned as you are. Breaking the news to someone about a surprise pregnancy takes courage. While your first reaction might have been one of regret or disappointment or fear, [...]

1 Sep 2022

Is My Visit Confidential?

2022-09-12T07:13:36-04:00September 1st, 2022|Categories: Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

You may be nervous to visit our center if no one knows you might be pregnant. Carrying that news by yourself can be very stressful. We can help. Rest assured that at Gateway Women’s Care, we hold your right to confidentiality with the utmost care and respect and comply [...]

10 Aug 2022

Why Should I Get an Ultrasound?

2022-08-08T12:17:50-04:00August 10th, 2022|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

Having a free ultrasound can determine these things: Accurate gestational age (how far along you are). What abortion procedures you are eligible for at this stage of pregnancy. If there is a measurable heartbeat, which determines if the pregnancy may miscarry Whether the pregnancy is in the uterus (not [...]

1 Aug 2022

Why Visit a Center like Gateway Women’s Care?

2022-08-08T12:10:53-04:00August 1st, 2022|Categories: Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

So maybe you’ve taken the pregnancy test and received the unwanted news of those two pink lines or you read the word “pregnant”, as it appeared across the stick. Something you were not planning on and something you cannot handle at this point in life! Whether you’re in school [...]

25 Jul 2022

What is Ectopic Pregnancy?

2022-07-21T14:12:03-04:00July 25th, 2022|Categories: Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

We understand that the recent ruling overturning Roe has stirred many emotions for a lot of people - both differing positions present very passionate beliefs! Sometimes these opinions can be confusing. You might be thinking, “How am I supposed to think about this or that?” One area that has [...]

15 Jul 2022

Looking for Pre-Abortion Services?

2022-07-11T12:18:27-04:00July 15th, 2022|Categories: Abortion Information, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

With the recent SCOTUS ruling overturning Roe v. Wade in the United States, many people in states where abortion is still legal may be coming to North Carolina for abortion services,. North Carolina law requires that a woman receive certain abortion information at least 72 hours prior to an abortion [...]

1 Jul 2022

Three Things to Know Before your Abortion

2022-07-11T12:17:28-04:00July 1st, 2022|Categories: Abortion Information, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

Finding out you’re pregnant right now may be stressful, to say the least. Your stress sensors have been on overload for the past few years and times feel uncertain, especially if you were not planning for getting pregnant. Your first thought may be that you need to get an abortion. [...]

15 Jun 2022

Plan B: Are there side effects?

2022-06-07T11:23:29-04:00June 15th, 2022|Categories: Abortion Information, Pregnancy Support|

As with most medications there are documented side effects to be aware of.  If you have symptoms that persist for more than 48 hours or are severe, see your healthcare professional. (11) Nausea Abdominal pain Fatigue Headache  Dizziness Breast tenderness Vomiting Diarrhea Irregular menstrual bleeding Other side effects include: Migraine [...]

1 Jun 2022

How do I know if I’m pregnant?

2022-06-07T11:22:58-04:00June 1st, 2022|Categories: Am I Pregnant, Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support|

If you’re a teen, pregnancy might not be on your radar as a reason to explain the weird things happening to your body. You might be wondering, why am I so tired lately, or where are these dizzy spells coming from? And then your period is late. Oh man, could [...]

15 May 2022

Pregnant: Not my Daughter!

2022-05-09T15:16:17-04:00May 15th, 2022|Categories: Pregnancy Decisions, Pregnancy Support, Pregnant Daughter|

Mom or Dad, this one’s for you. Chances are, you aren’t expecting to hear the words, “I’m pregnant” from your young daughter (or “she’s pregnant” from your son!), and it may hit like a ton of bricks! She (or he) is probably just as stunned as you. Breaking the news [...]

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