How early can I take the abortion pill?
How early can I take the abortion pill, When a woman finds out about an unplanned pregnancy, her first reaction might be to want to have a medication (also called chemical) abortion because it is less medically intrusive than a surgical abortion. Lifeline does not refer for nor provide abortion services, but we are committed
to giving women all the latest, medically accurate information […]
Your period is late. You may have noticed it right away because your period is usually as regular as clockwork, or maybe it took you some time to figure out that something was off. Now you are left wondering if this missed period means that you are pregnant. And although you are tempted to go take
When symptoms of pregnancy seem to reappear soon after an abortion, many women are confused. “Could I be pregnant again that early?” is often the question they ask online or when they come to visit us. In this post, we are going to talk about the menstrual cycle, and how quickly it can return after an […]
What should I expect during a medication abortion?
For some, a medication abortion may cause vaginal bleeding that is much heavier than a menstrual period. The bleeding may be like a miscarriage. There may be severe cramping. There also may be nausea, vomiting, fever, and chills.
Your healthcare professional should explain what to expect in terms of pain, bleeding, and passing the pregnancy. Also, you should have a follow-up plan with your healthcare professional to be sure that the abortion is complete.
Does having an abortion affect your future health?
It’s important to know that in most cases abortion does not affect future health. Abortion does not increase the risk of breast cancer, depression, or infertility.
Is Marijuana Safe During Pregnancy?
Marijuana, cannabis, pot, weed… These terms all refer to the same flowering plant, used for both its medicinal and recreational properties. Nonetheless, the use of marijuana has been increasing widely in the United.
STIs and Pregnancy
STIs can be dangerous for anyone, especially pregnant women and their babies. At Lifeline, we care deeply about your reproductive and overall health. Therefore, we want to make sure you have all the tools