What are the signs of an incomplete abortion?

This woman is wondering about incomplete abortion

Are you considering taking the abortion pill? Before you schedule your appointment, we recommend taking time to learn about incomplete abortions, understanding the symptoms, and taking steps to avoid abortion complications. What is an incomplete abortion? An incomplete abortion is a condition in which the abortion pill process does not fully expel the pregnancy tissue…

Read More

What Is Ectopic Pregnancy?

woman wondering about the signs of an ectopic pregnancy

If you have recently discovered you are unexpectedly pregnant or you think you might be, it is important to get confirmation of a positive pregnancy test. If you want to be confident in your pregnancy test results, come to Waterleaf. We offer free lab-quality pregnancy testing so you can be sure your results are accurate….

Read More

How to Recover Emotionally After Abortion

This woman is recovering emotionally after abortion

If you’re experiencing complex emotions or mental health struggles after abortion, you’re not alone. In fact, post-abortive women are 81% more likely to experience issues such as depression and anxiety.1    Whether your abortion was yesterday or 20 years ago, it’s never too late or too early to begin to seek healing. While healing isn’t…

Read More

What Do I Need to Know if I Am Pregnant in High School?

If you’re in high school and recently discovered that you’re pregnant, you may be filled with worry, anxiety, and fear. Thankfully, you’re not alone and there’s help available during this time. Waterleaf Women’s Center is here to support and guide you through this process and provide you with important information about being pregnant in high…

Read More

Is Abortion or Adoption Right For Me?

A young woman wondering if abortion or adoption is right for her.

Whether you’re young and single, or older and married with children, an unplanned pregnancy can be devastating. You might be wondering where you will get the money or time to care for this child. You have plans, and parenting isn’t one of them at this time.  You may be weighing the option of having an…

Read More

How Do Pregnancy Tests Work?

woman who wants to know how pregnancy tests work.

A missed period. Fatigue. Sore, tender breasts. Moodiness. Could you be pregnant? If you’ve been frantically searching pregnancy symptoms on the internet, it’s time to answer your questions with a pregnancy test. But as you peruse the test options at your local drug store, you may be wondering, “How do pregnancy tests work?” How do…

Read More

Recognizing the Signs of An Abusive Partner

Maybe you didn’t see the abuse sneaking into your relationship and are now unsure how to handle the beginning of abuse. Many men and women enter into a relationship with good intentions and may not recognize the warning signs at the beginning. Abuse is not something that begins overnight but usually builds up over time. …

Read More

I’m Pregnant and Not Ready to Become a Parent

woman who is pregnant and not ready to become a parent

You just found out you’re pregnant, but being a parent at this stage of your life is not in your plans. It’s important to remember even though you might not feel ready to be a mom, you are capable of more than you could ever imagine.  With the endless support, education, and resources available to…

Read More

Before You Order the Abortion Pill Online

Here is a woman wondering about an abortion pill?

Deciding what to do with an unplanned pregnancy is never easy. It can be a challenge to know what steps to take so you can make an informed choice for you and your future. If you’re considering ordering the abortion pill online, here are a few crucial steps to take before clicking “purchase”:  Get an ultrasound…

Read More

What Are The Risks of Ordering The Abortion Pill Online?

Information is key when it comes to making a choice for your pregnancy. Waterleaf Women’s Center is passionate about providing women the information they need to make a safe and empowered choice for themselves and their futures. If you’re considering ordering the abortion pill online, here are a few key facts to consider. Medication should…

Read More

Transforming fear
into confidence.