Before any type of medical procedure, a good doctor will use the following steps: Assessment Diagnosis Discuss Treatment Options Treatment Follow-up We believe that the best decision is an informed decision, one make after you have all the information available to you about your current health and the impacts of all of your options. In […]
If I keep this baby like I want to, I’m going to be the one everyone will be shaking their head at, whispering about, and avoiding. I’ll have to endure everyone’s ridicule and stares. I’ve seen it firsthand – it will be horrible. But if I have an abortion… I just don’t think I could […]
For most people, pro-choice means a woman’s right to choose what she wants to do with her own body. Webster’s defines it simply as “favoring the legalization of abortion1.” But do either of those statements accurately define the term “pro-choice”? The literal meaning of the two words combined suggests a highly different concept – pro: […]
Women choose abortion for many reasons. It can be a result of pressure from a boyfriend or a family member, fear of raising a child alone and at a young age, or just the fear of being pregnant. The reasons are complex, and the stories span the emotional spectrum, from relief to heart-rending grief. Read […]
Today’s adolescents are dealing with more sexual pressures than ever. By age 15, parental influence is eclipsed by the social weight of peers. Yet even with increased pressure, teens are often choosing not to engage in sex. In a recent study of over 4500 U.S. teenagers aged 15-19, sexual activity declined from 1988 to the […]
“That test came back positive, I told him, no, that’s not true.” “I was shocked and a little uneasy, because it wasn’t planned.” “I was just in, um, just a mess. Emotionally a mess.”
No. Your life is not over. Even if it might feel like the end of the world, be assured, it’s not. Plans may need a bit of adjusting to compensate for this unexpected turn, but CompassCare can help.
Each year thousands of women find themselves in the same position you are in now. You have the ability to make a responsible choice regarding this pregnancy. Outside influences like school, work, friends and family can all vie for your allegiance, but at this moment in time, it needs to be about you.
Whether you’re considering ending your pregnancy or carrying your baby to term, you have options.
“As soon as I went to the center, I think that they knew right away how I was feeling.” “I felt very comfortable coming in.” “They were completely open and nice and I felt like I could talk to them about anything.”
CompassCare’s average patient satisfaction rating is 9.8 out of 10. Schedule your free consultation.
“Being 17, 18, you kinda are only made to think of yourself – kinda selfish when you’re in highschool. Um, I did want to go to college – I wanted to go to cosmetology school. I didn’t have a job. And now, having my son, I have a job as a manager and I’m going […]
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