How Long Does a Surgical Abortion Take?

When considering abortion, it is common to have questions about the procedure. The amount of time a surgical abortion takes can change based on how far along the pregnancy is; as pregnancy progresses, more involved procedures that take longer are...Continued

Do I Have to Tell My Partner I Want an Abortion?

Weighing your pregnancy options is often a very challenging experience. If you aren’t sure you want to become a parent, leaving your partner out of the decision might seem more manageable. You have no legal obligation to inform your partner...Continued

How Accurate Are Pregnancy Tests?

The accuracy of home pregnancy tests varies by brand. Pregnancy tests work by detecting human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) in a woman’s urine. Some tests are more sensitive to hCG and can give more accurate responses. False Negatives False negatives are...Continued

How Do Pregnancy Tests Work?

Everyone talks about pregnancy tests and how helpful they are in protecting a woman’s health, but how do they work? Pregnancy tests look for the hormone human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG).  Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG) Also known as “the pregnancy hormone,”...Continued

When Should I Take a Pregnancy Test?

Think you might be pregnant? Did you know there are better times than others to take a pregnancy test to get the most accurate results?    While some pregnancy tests may be able to produce early results, taking a test...Continued

What if I Need Emotional Support After An Abortion?

Are you struggling after an abortion? Unsure how to work through all the side effects? You are not alone. An abortion can come with lots of side effects, physical and emotional. When you don’t know what to do next, Ivy...Continued

Is Abortion or Adoption Right for Me?

You may be experiencing an inward struggle as you try to make a pregnancy decision. You are not alone. Maybe you’ve thought about abortion and adoption for days or weeks now.  Here is more information about each option so you...Continued

Can You Still Get an Abortion in OH?

Your fears around access to abortion may have heightened due to the overturning of Roe v. Wade. Many women are not sure what is legal or illegal in their state and we want to help clear up any confusion.  While...Continued