3 Reasons You Need an Ultrasound before an Abortion

While an abortion may be the convenient option for your unplanned pregnancy, don’t skip recommended health screenings for preventative care. Read this article for the benefits of scheduling an ultrasound before an abortion procedure.  Ultrasounds Can Determine Abortion Eligibility If you’re planning on a chemical abortion, the FDA only approves the abortion pill through 10…

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How Does the Overturning of Roe v. Wade Affect Women’s Rights?

The reversal of Roe v. Wade by the Supreme Court has sparked concerns regarding its implications for women’s rights and access to abortion. Keep reading to understand the implications of this ruling and your options as a woman in Illinois. What Does the Supreme Court’s Overruling Mean? In 1973, the Supreme Court issued a landmark…

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Will Illinois Medicaid Pay for Abortion?

Facing an unplanned pregnancy comes with many emotions. It is normal to feel fearful of what your next steps may be as you work to make the best decisions for your health, safety, and future.  When faced with an unexpected pregnancy, many women consider abortion as an easy way to “return to normal life.” But…

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Is an Online Abortion or At-Home Abortion Safe?

An online abortion happens when a woman consults a physician in a telehealth appointment and receives abortion drugs without stepping into a clinic. She can either receive the drugs at a local pharmacy or by mail and then she has the abortion at home. Read this article to learn more about how it works and…

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What is a Medical Abortion?

If you’re facing an unplanned pregnancy and considering a medical abortion, you’re likely feeling overwhelmed as you try to navigate abortion information online. This is understandable, which is why we’ve compiled the basics of what you need to know about this pregnancy option. The abortion pill method involves taking two drugs that are FDA-approved for…

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My Partner is Pressuring Me to Have an Abortion, but I’m Not Sure.

If you’re unexpectedly pregnant and your partner is adamant that you have an abortion without considering other options or respecting your right to choose, read this article for steps to make a confident decision. Assess the Situation If your partner is pressuring you to have an abortion, it’s essential to gauge what kind and to…

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How an Adoption Plan can Prevent Depression Caused by Abortion?

Contemplating your pregnancy options after finding out you’re unexpectedly pregnant? The stress and fear of making the wrong decision can be overwhelming.  If you’re considering an abortion, a topic that is often under-discussed is the post-abortive mental health struggle many women experience. Women who already struggle with mental health are especially at risk for negative…

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How Will Abortion Affect Me Physically?

Abortion recovery looks different for every woman, depending on the type of procedure they’ve had. Learn more about what to expect if you are considering an abortion. What Are the Common Abortion Side Effects? Surgical Surgical abortions require an in-person visit to a clinic. Abortion providers perform the procedure while the patient is under anesthesia….

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I Don’t Want to be Pregnant. Is Abortion my Only Option?

Abortion is not your only option. If you have people pressuring you towards this choice, it may feel like it’s the best solution, but other options are available.  As you navigate your pregnancy options, you must be mindful that the decision is ultimately yours. People will have their opinions they may share with you, but…

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