Reasons You Might Miss Your Period



missed period On average, women have their periods every 28 days. However, this length may vary from woman to woman, as it is normal to have periods occur in a shorter or longer amount of time as well. Most women have their...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


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


Four Steps Prior to an Abortion



considering an abortion If you think you might be pregnant and are considering an abortion, there are a few steps you should take prior to scheduling an abortion appointment. Some clinics will offer to perform all these steps in one day. This is...Continued