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


Can I get an Abortion if I have an STD?



scheduling an abortion If you think you might be pregnant and are considering having an abortion, there are a few steps you need to take prior to scheduling an abortion procedure. First, no matter how many home tests you may or may not...Continued


When Did I ACTUALLY Get Pregnant



timeline of conception It can be difficult to determine exactly when a woman became pregnant. There can be many reasons a patient wants to know the precise timeline. Reasons may include: sentimental purposes, health factors, and more. Though it may be impossible to...Continued


Is An Abortion Painful?



considering an abortion If you are considering an abortion, you may have some questions: How much does it cost? Will I be awake? How long does it take? Are there any risks? The trained staff at Your Options Medical are ready to answer...Continued


TIME: You Are a Person, Not a Number



quality pregnancy care “Breathe. Take a deep breath.” Patients are likely to hear these words when interacting with our staff here at Your Options Medical. We understand that when faced with an unexpected pregnancy, many women feel as though their world is falling...Continued