Early Signs of Pregnancy



Early Signs of Pregnancy Could you be pregnant? Do you know the early signs of pregnancy? Have you been feeling “off” lately? The only way to be certain of pregnancy is by taking a pregnancy test and confirming a positive result with an ultrasound....Continued


I Think I’m Pregnant…Now What??



find out you are pregnant When you first see that positive result on a pregnancy test your mind and emotions may be all over the place: “I didn’t want this!”                       “I can’t afford a baby right now.” “I have to finish school.”             “I don’t want...Continued


Reasons You Might Miss Your Period



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


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?



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