Considering an Abortion?

If you are considering an abortion, it is important to know the procedures and the risks involved with your decision. What are your questions? Knowing what is involved with an abortion can help you make this decision with greater clarity. What do you need to know regarding the safety of abortions? What are your rights during the process? What help is available after an abortion? You owe it to yourself to make an informed decision.

Ultrasound is your best tool to gain medical information about your pregnancy in order to make an informed choice. According to the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG), miscarriages occur in approximately 20% of all pregnancies and most occur in the first 13 weeks of pregnancy. If signs of a possible miscarriage are detected during your ultrasound YOU MAY NOT NEED AN ABORTION. If ultrasound shows a possible ectopic pregnancy you need to seek immediate medical attention. YOU DO NOT NEED AN ABORTION.

Perhaps you’re thinking…

  • The father is insisting on an abortion
  • I’m not ready to be a parent
  • I can’t tell anyone I’m pregnant

Other Helpful Links:

StandUpGirl.com   |   OptionLine.org   |   AbortionChangesYou.com   |   TeenBreaks