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

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

Does the Overturning of Roe v. Wade Affect MN?

With the recent overturning of Roe v. Wade in summer 2022, many people are left wondering how this affects abortion access in their state.  There are rumors that this will negatively impact women’s access to healthcare or make abortion illegal...Continued

How Do Pregnancy Tests Work?

For sexually active women, a missed period can spark feelings of excitement or fear. Sometimes a variance in menstrual cycle can be the culprit, however it is in your best interest to take a pregnancy test and know for sure....Continued

When Should I Take A Pregnancy Test?

Are you wondering if you might be pregnant? Have you recently had unprotected sex? Is your period a couple of days late? Sometimes a day or two late means nothing more than cycle variance, however, if you are late for...Continued