What is the big deal about STIs (Sexually Transmitted Infections)?

Sexually transmitted infections have been on the rise over the past five years in the United States. Most people think that they would know if they had a STI, but that is just not true. The truth is you can have a STI but not have any signs or symptoms, or mild signs that can … Continued

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What Is Abortion Pill Reversal?

It’s an unfortunate truth that many women who choose to undergo an abortion have regrets – and some start having them immediately after taking abortive medication. In the past, these women would have had to finish a procedure they no longer wanted. Now, however, there is another option: a medical treatment to reverse the effects of the abortion pill. For more information, call Options Medical Clinic at 770.766.8063, text 770-741-2682, or stop by one of our centers at any time.

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Thinking About the Abortion Pill?

When you become pregnant unexpectedly, you might feel like you don’t have any options or like abortion is your only choice. But how much do you actually know about the abortion pill?  Before you visit an abortion clinic, make sure you have all the information you need in making this important decision. Keep reading to … Continued

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Why Should I have an Ultrasound before an Abortion?

It’s understandable to think, “Why would I need an ultrasound?  I’ve made up my mind to have an abortion.” Most OB-GYN doctors report that an ultrasound is a vital next step before going through with an abortion procedure, and can be lifesaving to a woman presenting with a positive pregnancy test.   According to the … Continued

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Miscarriage Explained

What is a miscarriage? A miscarriage is the term for a pregnancy loss that occurs on its own, before 20 weeks gestation. Though some factors can increase a woman’s risk for miscarriage, it usually occurs due to chromosomal abnormalities. What if I am considering having an abortion? For many women, the decision on whether or … Continued

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What if the father of my baby isn’t excited?

Your ideal situation for a pregnancy might sound something like this: “I feel ready, our parents are excited, and my partner and I are so in love – we can’t wait to meet this baby!”. Unfortunately, pregnancies don’t only occur in perfect circumstances. Maybe you just met your partner, or maybe you’re afraid to tell him you’re pregnant. … Continued

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We Didn’t Go All The Way, But I’m Nervous I Could Be Pregnant

  This is a question that comes up frequently and isn’t one to be embarrassed about. The advocates and nurses at Options Medical Clinic are a resource for people who have questions and need a trustworthy person to talk to about sexual health and well-being. So, Can You Get Pregnant Without Intercourse? Technically, yes. It … Continued

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Why a Positive At Home Pregnancy Test Isn’t Enough

If you’ve seen any number of TV Shows or movies that feature a pregnant character, you know this scenario all too well: A nervous woman paces and picks up a pregnancy test off the counter, reads the results and almost instantly experiences a life change. While being pregnant certainly is life changing, determining pregnancy in … Continued

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3 Questions To Ask About Abortions

Are you pregnant, or think you might be? If so, your next step is to determine the choices you have for you and your baby, as well as how you should proceed. You have options, and abortion is one of those. To determine if an abortion is the right choice for you, first know the … Continued

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2 Must-Know Facts about The Abortion Pill

  Food and Drug Administration decided to relax prior guidelines regulating the abortion pill, also known as RU-486. The FDA regulations now allow women to take the abortion pill, which is actually a series of pills, up to 10 weeks into their pregnancy to induce a medical abortion in comparison to the previous 7-week deadline. … Continued

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