The Abortion Pill (RU-486) vs. The Morning After Pill



abortion pill and the morning after pill A lot of people think the Abortion Pill and the Morning After Pill are the same thing. However, these pills differ in procedure and time administered. The Morning After Pill is considered a method of contraception which works to block...Continued


The Morning After Pill (Plan B/Ella, etc.)



morning after pill Many people think that the Morning After Pill (MAP) is the abortion pill; however, this is not so. The Morning After Pill is taken shortly after intercourse while the Abortion Pill (RU-486) is taken up to several weeks after. You...Continued


RU-4…What? The Abortion Pill (RU-486)



abortion pill “What is RU-486?” “Is the Morning After Pill the same as the abortion pill?” “How does the abortion pill work?” These are all common questions we hear at Your Options Medical when discussing abortion procedures and risks with our patients....Continued


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