Category: Unplanned Pregnancy

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Getting Pregnant

How Pregnancy Occurs

To know how pregnancy occurs it’s important to know the biology around your fertility cycle. To get pregnant, first ovulation must take place. This occurs

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Birth Control Pills, Patches & Devices

Birth Control Pills

Birth control pills also called oral contraceptives use synthetic hormones to prevent pregnancy. There are two types: combined and progestin-only. Combined pills contain synthetic forms

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Unplanned Pregnancy

A Women’s Right to Information

It’s why the American Pregnancy Association is here The American Pregnancy Association is about a woman’s right to information and education.  Whatever their situation, wherever

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Options for Unplanned Pregnancy

WIC Eligibility

The Women, Infants and Children’s program, frequently referred to as WIC, is a supplemental food and nutrition program for pregnant women, new moms, and children

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Unplanned Pregnancy

How to Avoid Pregnancy

5 Keys to Avoiding Pregnancy If your goal is to avoid pregnancy, it’s essential to know how pregnancy happens. Here are the key things you

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Abstinence

The Benefits of Abstinence

Abstinence means different things to different people. Most consider abstinence to mean not having vaginal intercourse, particularly to preserve virginity. Others say abstinence means no

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Birth Control Pills, Patches & Devices

Birth Control Patch

The birth control patch is a thin plastic patch (1 3/4 inch square) placed directly on a woman’s skin. It is a hormonal method of