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


You Are Not Alone



unexpected circumstances When we face an unexpected circumstance in life, sometimes we feel like our world is ending. We need our “people.” You know, the individuals that make up your tribe. Those people who are there for you no matter what. They...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


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


When We Do Not Agree



unexpected pregnancy You and your boyfriend have been together for just over a year. Everything is working out great! He is the man you have dreamt of, and you are excited about your future together. Then, you find out you are pregnant....Continued


My Friend is Pregnant, How Can I Help?



unexpected pregnancy An unexpected pregnancy can really rock your world no matter your age, education or relationship status. Having support is so essential! If you have a friend who is pregnant or thinks they might be pregnant, there are a few things...Continued


“I had nothing, but they gave me hope.”



unplanned pregnancy My name is Ellen.  I am 20 years old and originally from Thailand.  I came to the United States to study.  During my time here, I met a man who seemed to be very nice.  We dated for a few...Continued


Adoption was My Life Saver



story of adoption I was pregnant at 16, a sophomore in high school. My mom was raising me on her own, working as hard as she could to put food on the table. I had just ended an abusive relationship, filled with cheating...Continued


Reasons You Might Miss Your Period



missed period You may be surprised to learn that there can be multiple reasons why you might have a missed period. Let’s discuss a few of these reasons: Pregnancy: This is one of the most obvious reasons so of course we wanted...Continued