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Getting Help After Sexual Abuse

We understand that unplanned pregnancy and STI's can result from a number of circumstances, including unwanted sexual contact. If you have experienced rape or sexual abuse of any kind, know that you are not alone and that there is support available to you. If the abuse is very recent, start by finding a safe location [...]

By | 2017-03-17T20:53:40+00:00 January 15th, 2017|Unplanned Pregnancy|Comments Off on Getting Help After Sexual Abuse

Being Empowered During Unplanned Pregnancy

Facing an unplanned pregnancy can be a disorienting experience. Suddenly, you are flooded with a lot of questions and concerns about how this will impact your current life and future plans. You may not be sure of the next step, and that's okay. Here are a few tips to get your bearings and empower yourself [...]

By | 2017-03-17T20:42:18+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Unplanned Pregnancy|Comments Off on Being Empowered During Unplanned Pregnancy

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 [...]

By | 2017-03-17T20:56:27+00:00 October 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, [...]

By | 2017-03-17T20:43:48+00:00 October 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 [...]

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

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. [...]

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

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 [...]

By | 2017-03-17T21:04:55+00:00 June 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 [...]

By | 2017-03-17T20:48:45+00:00 May 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 [...]

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

Ultrasound: Why It’s Important

The pregnancy test came back positive. Now what? If you are considering abortion, you may want to start by scheduling an ultrasound. Here's why ultrasounds are so important: 1) An ultrasound can confirm that a pregnancy is viable. If the pregnancy is not viable, a miscarriage may have occured or the pregnancy may be ectopic. [...]

By | 2017-03-17T20:51:59+00:00 March 20th, 2016|Unplanned Pregnancy|Comments Off on Ultrasound: Why It’s Important