Self-Care Awareness: Self Care During Your Period



menstrual period self care September is Self-Care Awareness Month. This month, our focus is on reminding our readers of the importance of taking care of yourself. Many women struggle with self-care especially during their menstrual period which is one of the most crucial times...Continued


Self-Care Awareness: Alone Time is Good Time



alone time self care As September is Self-Care Awareness Month, we’re focusing on discussing self-care for women. Many women feel that so many people are dependent upon them: children, significant others, bosses, co-workers, etc. As natural caregivers, women tend to focus on taking care...Continued


How to Survive the Roller Coaster of Your Period



period menstruation Okay Ladies, let’s be honest. Most of us tend to dread our time of the month! The symptoms drive us bonkers -- like consistent cramps which cause you to want to stay in elastic waist pants all day and snuggled...Continued


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


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