Plan B & Other Emergency Contraceptives

  Emergency contraceptives, which are a form of birth control, are referred to by many names including the morning-after pill, “the pill”, Levonogestrel pill, Plan B One-Step®, Next Choice One Dose®, My Way®, EContra® EZ, Take Action®,  and Ella®.  They are not the same as RU486 (the abortion pill). The purpose of emergency contraception is to prevent pregnancy after unprotected … Continued

What To Expect On Your First Visit to Life Options

What to Expect You recently had sex and you’re concerned. Maybe you’re experiencing pregnancy-like symptoms. Maybe you’ve even missed your period. Or, after sex you’ve developed an itch and think you may have caught something. Maybe your partner tested positive for Chlamydia and you’re concerned you might have it too. Whatever the reason, you’re thinking it might be a good … Continued

My Friend Is Pregnant, What Should I Do?

  My Friend Is Pregnant An unexpected pregnancy can create a crisis situation for your friend.  She may be upset over missing her period or other pregnancy symptoms.  As her friend, you can help her understand her pregnancy and choices for her next steps by letting her know that Life Options is here to help.  Our medical staff and consultants … Continued

3 Things You Need To Know Before Visiting An Abortion Clinic

You think you’re pregnant and you’re not sure what to do. At this point, even though emotions may be running high, it is important to take a deep breath and to get the information you need, especially if you are considering an abortion. There are three medical issues that are very important for you to know about before you decide … Continued