For the Guys – What YOU Need to Know



significant other is pregnant Your girlfriend/significant other is pregnant, and you have no idea what to do. The law says you have no legal say over the decision to be made regarding the pregnancy. Culture has told you that you have no right to...Continued


Can He Come to the Appointment?



unexpected pregnancy support A question we hear often at Your Options Medical is, “Can my boyfriend come with me?” Our answer is a resounding YES! We recognize that facing an unexpected pregnancy requires lots of support. If your boyfriend, fiancé, husband, etc. is...Continued


My Girlfriend is Pregnant…Now What??



girlfriend is pregnant You’re going about your day when your girlfriend texts you, “Babe, we need to talk tonight… I’m pregnant.” At Your Options Medical, we know that just like your girlfriend, your head is likely spinning with questions and concerns about your...Continued


Does a Father Have Rights?



parental rights In the state of Massachusetts, parental rights can be a complex topic. With the government’s greater involvement in the lives of its citizens, it’s important we’re aware of how current law will impact the rights of parents. The assumption often...Continued


Contraception Comparison



methods of birth control Are you thinking of using contraception to prevent pregnancy? Are you already using it? Have you ever considered how it works? Is it effective 100% of the time? Will it prevent STI’s? We put together a chart of the most...Continued


Know Your Cycle



how your period works Have you ever wondered how your period works? Why does it come every month? What does it have to do with getting pregnant? Today we’re discussing a few common questions regarding your menstrual cycle. What is a period? Your period...Continued


Teen Pregnancy Prevention



prevent teen pregnancy There have been many programs that strive to help prevent teen pregnancy. Unfortunately, many of these programs have proven ineffective. The goals of these programs are well-intentioned, but they have been unsuccessful in reaching their goals to lower the rate...Continued


Pregnant- Now What?



do not want to be pregnant If you are pregnant and do not want to be (or were not planning to be), chances are you have a lot of thoughts and likely a lot of questions. You need answers and clarity in the midst of what...Continued


Fetal Development



early fetal development Your Options Medical offers a host of services including pregnancy testing, ultrasound, and options counseling. When serving patients, some women want to know details about early fetal development. We receive a lot of questions, but here are a few answers...Continued


We are Here to Give Hope



patient advocates When faced with an unexpected situation, it is easy to give into feelings of hopelessness. The fear of the unknown is real and unsettling. When life takes a turn we did not plan, we may become fearful and feel out...Continued