There’s been lots of talk in the news about abortion recently, and maybe you’re asking, “What’s the big deal with abortion, anyway?” Many people say it’s your right to terminate a pregnancy you don’t want and view it as a “quick fix”, and yet there is more to consider when [...]
You’re period is late and you’re pretty sure you’re pregnant, but now is not the time to have a baby. So you want to get an abortion. Before you make an appointment at the abortion clinic, there are three important questions to answer. Are you actually pregnant? There are numerous [...]
Can I get an abortion today? There are some hard facts surrounding getting an abortion that are helpful to know if you’re considering abortion or planning an abortion. In the state of North Carolina there is no such thing as a “same day” abortion, where you can get an abortion [...]
How the Abortion Pill Works The abortion pill is actually a series of pills. The first pill, mifepristone, begins a process to block the effects of progesterone (which is necessary to sustain the pregnancy) causing the death of the embryo over the next few days. On day 3, two pills [...]
Before deciding to have an abortion, there are a number of possible risks that you should be aware of before you visit the clinic. The factors associated with these risks are different for every woman depending on their individual health status, age and the duration of your pregnancy. At Gateway, [...]
Abortion: Options to Consider If you are facing an unplanned pregnancy and are not ready to be a parent or there are other limiting circumstances, you may be considering an abortion like a lot of people. However, it is important that you are aware all the information beforehand so you [...]
I’ve Made Up My Mind I AM Having an Abortion, so the sooner the better, right? Many times when a woman is faced with an unplanned pregnancy, she feels a strong sense of urgency to make an immediate decision, to solve the problem as quickly and painlessly as possible.