Are STDs Contagious?

According to the CDC, it’s estimated that 1 in 5 people in the US have an STD. It is possible to be a carrier and not display symptoms (asymptomatic). Getting tested to confirm, understand your treatment options, and protect your...Continued

Will I Pass STDs to My Child?

Asymptomatic STDs can still be transmitted between partners, so testing and open communication are vital for health and responsibility. It is also possible to transmit the STD to your fetus during pregnancy or delivery; however, with proper screening and treatment,...Continued

3 Reasons to Take Advantage of Free STD Testing

Getting tested for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) is a crucial step to protect your long-term health. The CDC estimates that 1 in 5 people have an infection, although many are asymptomatic, so they may not be aware of it.  If...Continued

How Does an Ultrasound Work?

Although ultrasounds are used for many critical medical purposes, one of the most common uses of ultrasound is to monitor the growth and development of a pregnancy. If you are facing an unplanned pregnancy and are trying to gather more...Continued

Can Women Die if They Can’t Have an Abortion?

With the recent overturning of Roe v. Wade, women across the United States are wondering what this means for their access to medical care related to abortion.  Each of the 50 states individually decides the restriction of abortion for their...Continued

Roe v. Wade Overturned: Separating Fact From Fiction

Now that Roe v. Wade has been overturned, sometimes it is challenging to discern the truth in a highly charged environment.  Read this article for common questions about this historic court ruling and the facts about abortion access in the...Continued

Which States Allow Abortion After Roe v. Wade?

After the overturn of Roe v. Wade, abortion access is now regulated by each state. This has resulted in different laws in all fifty states, which can make it daunting if you are a woman facing an unplanned pregnancy. You...Continued

What is An Ectopic Pregnancy?

The word ectopic means “out of place.” An ectopic pregnancy is a condition where the embryo is located outside of the womb, typically in the Fallopian tube where the egg is supposed to be carried from the ovaries to the...Continued