How Far Along Am I?

If you're concerned you may be pregnant, one of the first questions you're probably asking is, "how far along am I?" The answer to this question is important as you process through your options and next steps. If you are considering abortion, the development of your pregnancy will impact what kind of procedures are available [...]

2017-03-17T20:56:27-04:00October 27th, 2016|Unplanned Pregnancy|Comments Off on How Far Along Am I?

Is Adoption for Me?

An unplanned pregnancy can change all of your plans in an instant. You may be nervous about how the pregnancy will impact your future, you and the father of the baby may feel unprepared to parent, or you may feel you don't have the support needed to raise a child. These feelings are okay. And, [...]

2017-03-17T20:43:48-04:00October 14th, 2016|Unplanned Pregnancy|Comments Off on Is Adoption for Me?

Think You Might be Pregnant?

Your period is late, you're feeling more tired than usual, and something just feels different. You're wondering if you may be pregnant, and if you are, what to do next. Stop and take a deep breath. Before you panic, take a moment to consider all of the symptoms that you're experiencing. Some common pregnancy symptoms [...]

2017-03-17T20:57:46-04:00October 10th, 2016|Unplanned Pregnancy|Comments Off on Think You Might be Pregnant?

Oral Sex: Is it Safe?

According to recent studies, oral sex is on the rise, especially among high school and middle school students. Because oral sex doesn't result in pregnancy, many teens believe that it's safe. In reality, oral sex is linked to the spread of multiple STI's, including: Syphilis, Gonorrhea, HIV (causes AIDS), HPV, Genital Herpes, Chlamydia. Some of [...]

2017-07-25T18:28:37-04:00August 20th, 2016|STI's|Comments Off on Oral Sex: Is it Safe?

The Morning After Pill: What You Need to Know

Have questions about the Morning After Pill? Many of our patients are unsure of what exactly it is and how it works. Before using the Morning After Pill, it's wise to learn the facts so that you can make an informed decision. The Morning After Pill is an over the counter form of Emergency Contraception. [...]

2017-03-17T21:00:21-04:00August 12th, 2016|Unplanned Pregnancy|Comments Off on The Morning After Pill: What You Need to Know

After the Abortion

When you’ve just found out the test is positive, one thing is sure, your life has just changed. Regardless of the pregnancy decision you make (abortion, parenting, or adoption), your future will look a little different from here on out. One concern that many of our patients express during decision making is worry about how [...]

2017-07-25T18:26:59-04:00July 20th, 2016|Abortion|Comments Off on After the Abortion

Getting the Facts About STI’s

According to the CDC, half of all new STI cases each year occur in young adults between 15-24 years old. Are you sexually active and concerned you may have an STI? When left undiagnosed or untreated, STI's can have long term affects. At Women's Clinic of Atlanta our goal is to provide you with the [...]

2017-03-17T21:02:51-04:00July 11th, 2016|STI's|Comments Off on Getting the Facts About STI’s

Exploring Your Options

If you think you may be pregnant, you have options. Take a minute to stop and consider all of your choices. The staff at Women’s Clinic of Atlanta are here to give you the information and resources you need to make an informed decision. Many of our patients come to their appointments with concerns and [...]

2017-03-17T21:04:55-04:00June 26th, 2016|Unplanned Pregnancy|Comments Off on Exploring Your Options

I’m in High School – Now What?

Finding out you're pregnant while you're in high school can be a scary experience. You may not be sure who to talk to or where to go next. Before you panic, start with a few simple steps: 1. Confirm that you're really pregnant with a medical verification. The Women's Clinic of Atlanta provides free and [...]

2017-03-17T20:48:45-04:00May 18th, 2016|Unplanned Pregnancy|Comments Off on I’m in High School – Now What?

Healthy Relationship 101

The best way to avoid STI's, unplanned pregnancy, and other unwanted consequences of at-risk sexual activity is to begin with a healthy relationship. What does a healthy relationship look like and how do you know that you're in one? A healthy relationship exists when two like minded individuals respect themselves and one another, while choosing [...]

2017-03-17T20:40:56-04:00May 2nd, 2016|Abortion, STI's, Unplanned Pregnancy|Comments Off on Healthy Relationship 101