Category: Adoption

Insights in reproductive health research and practice from CompassCare's medical team.

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Unplanned Pregnancies Can Change the World

Pregnant.  Young.  Alone.  Afraid. Meet Mary. She was from a small town… nowhere really.  The name of her hometown did not even merit a dot on the map.  Yet she found herself surprised by an unexpected pregnancy.  “How can this be?”  What would her parents think?  What would the townspeople say?  She would be an […]

I’m Not Sure If I Want an Abortion

When faced with an unplanned pregnancy, it’s common to consider the option of abortion. However, the doubts and fears associated with that choice may be stronger than you anticipated.  If you’re not sure that abortion is right for you, take some time and get informed about all of your options. Abortion alternatives include both parenting […]