How Does an Ultrasound Work?

An ultrasound is a simple scan that uses sound waves to create an image of your internal structures. During pregnancy, it’s used to look into your uterus to determine details about your pregnancy.  If you’re pregnant, read more about how ultrasound works during pregnancy and why you need one. Or, if you’re looking for a

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Does the Overturning of Roe v. Wade Affect IL?

This past summer, the Supreme Court overturned a federal ruling giving women a constitutional right to abortion. Now, each state determines its abortion laws.  Abortion is still legal in Illinois up until a fetus is viable. After viability, a woman can have an abortion if her life is threatened by continuing her pregnancy. What Is

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What Are the Risks of Ordering the Abortion Pill Online?

If you just found out you may be pregnant and are not sure you’re ready, the abortion pill may seem like an easy solution. It is possible that you’ve seen the abortion pill available to order via mail online. Before you take the leap, it’s important that you know all the facts to protect your

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