Does my health insurance cover an abortion in Florida?

If you are unexpectedly pregnant in the Palm Beach area and looking into your options, it is only natural to wonder whether your health insurance will cover an abortion in Florida. Palm Beach Women’s Clinic is here to empower you with no-cost medical services and information about your options, all provided in a confidential setting. We will read more.....

6 Pregnancy and Birth Control Myths, Debunked

There are a lot of common birth control and pregnancy myths. Understanding these is just one of the steps you can take to preventing unexpected pregnancy: Myth #1: You can’t get pregnant while you’re on birth control. The only form of birth control that is 100 percent effective is abstinence. While different birth control methods read more.....

Why Prenatal Tests are Not Always Accurate

False Positives for a Painful Disorder Stacie Chapman was 41 when she got pregnant, so when her doctor recommended that she get a screening, she and her husband decided it was the right move. Then, the test came back positive for Trisomy 18, also known as Edward’s Syndrome, a painful genetic condition that was “incompatible with read more.....

I Missed a Period – Now What?

When you’ve missed a period, it’s completely normal to be concerned. A missed period can mean a number of things, whether it’s that something is wrong, your body is adjusting, or pregnancy. A missed period can also be a source of anxiety, so it’s better for you to learn sooner rather than later what might read more.....

My Boyfriend Left Me and I Think I’m Pregnant

No matter how it ended, both thinking that you might be pregnant and learning you are no longer in a relationship are two very significant changes to happen at once. We know you’re tired, hurt, upset, and probably a little bit scared. It’s okay to feel these things, and when you’re ready, to reach out read more.....

What to Do After You’ve Had Unprotected Sex

If you’ve recently had unprotected sex, you’re likely wondering what you should do next. Thankfully, the next steps are fairly simple. Here’s a complete timeline of what to do after you’ve had unprotected sex. The Next Day Take a deep breath. Don’t panic, and don’t worry. While it may be easier said than done, you read more.....

Reasons You Might Miss a Period

There are a number of reasons you might skip a month or be late. Pregnancy is usually the first culprit to come to mind when you miss a period, but it isn’t the only possibility. The average period for a woman occurs every 28 days, but it is considered normal to have your period within read more.....

What is the Difference Between Plan B and the Abortion Pill?

Plan B emergency contraception and RU-486, or the Abortion Pill, are often confused as being the same. It is important to understand the differences between the two so that you can make the best decision possible if you have had unprotected sex or think you might be pregnant. Emergency contraception and the RU-486 treatment are read more.....

What are the Emotional Side Effects of Abortion?

While many women often report feeling relief immediately following their abortive procedure, several weeks or years later, they start to experience some of the negative emotional side effects of abortion. Mental health is just as important as physical health and so these effects are just as real as the physical ones. These potential side effects read more.....

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