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What services do family planning clinics provide?

What services do family planning clinics provide?

Often provide: "Contraceptive counseling, Contraceptive implant insertion & removal, IUD insertion & removal ,Oral contraceptives, Injectable Contraceptives, Emergency contraception, sterilization" as well as education & various options for pregnancy. ...Read more

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Family Planning Services (Definition)

Family planning services refers to health care related to sexual health, birth ...Read more


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Does medicaid pay for family planning services?

Does medicaid pay for family planning services?

Medicaid: Medicaid will pay for birth contro pills , iuds, implanon, shots, and when you are ready, sterilization for women. ...Read more

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Global health organisation warn families to prepare emergency family plan with medicine and supplies.?

Global health organisation warn families to prepare emergency family plan with medicine and supplies.?

Six basic supplies: 1 water mke sure you have water for basic needs for 3 days 2 food non perishable for st least 3 days 3 first aid and supplies 4 clothing and beddings appropriate 5 tools and special items like flash lights and fresh batteries 6 battery powered communication devices and dont forget copies of important documents like drivers licence, passports., list of phone numbers prescription medicines. ...Read more

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What is a good hospital care package gift for sick family members?

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What is a good hospital care package gift for sick family members?

Fruits/ flowers: Depending on who the sick person is and what their likings are- choose the gift appropriately. A fruit basket, a bouquet of flowers, a get well balloon, or a card etc. ...Read more

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Can a primary care, urgent care, and/or family doctor treat anxiety?

Can a primary care, urgent care, and/or family doctor treat anxiety?

YES: That would be the first step is to discuss with your Primary Care Physician and then they ca let you know if they do this or refer out to a Psychiatrist. ...Read more

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Please send some safe family planning methods.

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Contraception: Check out http://www.Plannedparenthood.Org/all-access/my-method-26542.Htm for some options specific to you. ...Read more

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I'm looking for a great concierge doctor or comprehensive primary care doctor in lone tree colorado (or south denver area). Recommendations?

I'm looking for a great concierge doctor or comprehensive primary care doctor in lone tree colorado (or south denver area). Recommendations?

Search online for...: Search online for concierge doctors or concierge physician companies, and see if any are local. There are companies that have sprung up and coordinate groups of concierge doctors. One can contact these companies to see if they have a doctor locally. Healthtap doesn't have a category called "concierge", but one can check on individual doctors here, if one already knows he or she is a concierge. ...Read more

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Global health organisation warns families to prepare emergency family plan: what medicine and supplies.?

Global health organisation warns families to prepare emergency family plan:  what medicine and supplies.?

Six basic supplies: 1 water mke sure you have water for basic needs for 3 days 2 food non perishable for st least 3 days 3 first aid and supplies 4 clothing and beddings appropriate 5 tools and special items like flash lights and fresh batteries 6 battery powered communication devices and dont forget copies of important documents like drivers licence, passports. Prescription medicines and over the counter meds. ...Read more

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How do primary care providers involve support groups when planning for patient's care?

How do primary care providers involve support groups when planning for patient's care?

Often through social: workers, online communities or through office personnel. Support groups are everywhere and usually free. United Way in my area forms the connection hub to most, but County hotlines are very helpful. Some cities even have special phone lines for available services. San Diego has 211. Some psychologists form their own support groups out of existing patient pools. Be creative. ...Read more

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Is birth control free for girls at family planning clinics?

Is birth control free for girls at family planning clinics?

Most likely!: Depending on where you live, most family planning clinics have programs for free or reduced cost birth control. Planned parenthood, which has locations nationwide, does provide free or low cost birth control for girls. So do many of the adolescent medicine programs that are located in children's hospitals. ...Read more

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Can I call fertility clinic to get more detailed family history on egg donor?

Can I call fertility clinic to get more detailed family history on egg donor?

Usually: Egg donors come in different varieties. Most are anonymous and they provide less information than open donation where you can meet the donor. Nevertheless, we try to get involved family history on every egg donor, anonymous or open. You should be worried about the clinic or agency where you have very limited information. I hope this helps, best wishes. ...Read more

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Need reliable caregiving center for mom?

Need reliable caregiving center for mom?

Resources: The national association of professional geriatric care managers http://www.Caremanager.Org/ may be able to help you find services in your town. This is an organization of people whose work it is to gather such services and help families get what's needed for their loved ones. You can enter your geographic area & find a care manager, who can help assess the situation & work with you on this. ...Read more

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An elderly hospitalized family member tested positive for vre. Should other family members who visit get tested or worry about getting infected?

An elderly hospitalized family member tested positive for vre.  Should other family members who visit get tested or worry about getting infected?

No: Worry serves no purpose and can only detract from your enjoyment and meaning spending time with your family member. Many of us harbor resistant bugs but they are themselves no more aggressive than the ones in our mouths, only more troublesome to treat should they get a foothold, which in healthy younger folks is unlikely. Wash you hands like you ordinarily would and cherish the time with others. ...Read more

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What should a visiting family member do at an aa meeting for a loved one?

What should a visiting family member do at an aa meeting for a loved one?

Listen, learn &: Accept. Be as respectful as you would be if you were visiting someone's home. Take care. ...Read more

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18yo with mono w complications. In hospital x1wk. Out of hospital x1wk and wants to travel and visit relatives for holiday. Advisable? Contagious?

18yo with mono w complications. In hospital x1wk. Out of hospital x1wk and wants to travel and visit relatives for holiday. Advisable? Contagious?

Maybe: Consider the most contagious period to be the first three weeks after symptoms start, with less for the first 3 months,then intermittently for years.Most adults are not susceptible having had it as kids. Travel plans should best be reviewed with the treating doc, who has more specific information. ...Read more

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How do I find counseling therapy at universities for community members?

How do I find counseling therapy at universities for community members?

Website : Check the University website to see what counseling options are available. If you can't find a satisfactory answer, or wish to speak to somebody in person, speak to your academic advisor about counseling options. ...Read more

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I'm planning on moving. Where can I find information about high risk pregnancy, hospitals, mfm doctors, nicus?

I'm planning on moving. Where can I find information about high risk pregnancy, hospitals, mfm doctors, nicus?

Medical Society: Most towns have a medical society which is familiar with the local docs or resources. You can also call any local hospital or better yet, ask an l & d nurse whom she'd use. Other options include phone directories, web-sites, or see if your current doc knows someone. Acog also has a doctor "finder" feature which is helpful to find a board-certified doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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How does family planning clinic test for gonorrhea and chlamydia?

Pap smear: All women are tested for gonorrhea and chlamydia when a pap smear is done. Family planning clinics often do this routinely. ...Read more

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Family plan for fire prevention and meeting space?

Family plan for fire prevention and meeting space?

Many Fire Department: have annual fairs where families can go through the "fire house", meet Sparky the fire dog ( person in costume), obtain free materials that teaches egress, and even climb on firetrucks. Then the family can practice as home. ...Read more

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Suggestions for uninsured 32yo woman to work through health phobias at home? Books, audio, internet sites? Out of work, no money to see counselor :-(

Suggestions for uninsured 32yo woman to work through health phobias at home? Books, audio, internet sites? Out of work, no money to see counselor :-(

Resources: Books on cognitive-behavioral therapy by aaron beck or david burns, specifically to treat phobias and anxiety disorders. You need grounding in the cognitive model to understand your thinking, feeling and avoidant behavior better. Browse for titles on amazon then go to the library or bookstore for reading. ...Read more

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What services do family planning clinics provide?

Often provide: "Contraceptive counseling, Contraceptive implant insertion & removal, IUD insertion & removal ,Oral contraceptives, Injectable Contraceptives, Emergency contraception, sterilization" as well as education & various options for pregnancy. ...Read more

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What can I expect going to the family planning clinic for contraception for the first time?

What can  I expect going to the family planning clinic for contraception for the first time?

Options: A good health history should be taken, including sexual history & evaluation for high risk sexual behavior. At the minimum, a breast & pelvic exam with pap smear & cultures for std. All options for birth control should be offered & discussed. Usually a follow up for blood pressure check after 1-2 months if using birth control hormone therapy. ...Read more

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I want to volunteer in a family planning clinic, but many accept volunteers for public outreach only. How can I get clinical time for med school apps?

I want to volunteer in a family planning clinic, but many accept volunteers for public outreach only. How can I get clinical time for med school apps?

Keep trying: "Many" doesn't necessarily mean "all". Directly ask the clinic you are thinking of. Also contact your public health department, community clinics, and local or state medical society for advice. I'll bet there are several places that would be eager for your services. But you'll need to show your true desire to help, not just helping your med school prospects. ...Read more

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Is birth control free for girls at family planning clinics?

Most likely!: Depending on where you live, most family planning clinics have programs for free or reduced cost birth control. Planned parenthood, which has locations nationwide, does provide free or low cost birth control for girls. So do many of the adolescent medicine programs that are located in children's hospitals. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get a prescription for the contraceptive patch (evra) from a family planning clinic?

Is it possible to get a prescription for the contraceptive patch (evra) from a family planning clinic?

Be seen: It would be impossible to know what your local clinic would or would not prescribe, but that is a commonly prescribed contraceptive. ...Read more

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I saw an obgyn about 2 weeks ago at the family planning clinic. Why was i tested for pregnancy, HIV and and stds?

Testing: If you're wondering what the results of your tests are, you should contact the clinic where you were seen. These would be very important results to know. ...Read more

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How does family planning clinic test for gonorrhea and chlamydia?

Pap smear: All women are tested for gonorrhea and chlamydia when a pap smear is done. Family planning clinics often do this routinely. ...Read more

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Am married and i want to do family planning with calendar not with tablet please help?

Am married and i want to do family planning with calendar not with tablet please help?

Count cycle days: You ovulate 14 days prior to your next cycle. Therefore, if you have 28 day cycles you ovulate on day 14 from the 1st day of bleeding. But if you have 29 0r 30 day cycles you ovulate on day 15 or 16. If not regular, it's chancey. Sperm survives for 96 hours , an egg for 24 hours. So, for example, with 28 day cycles, no sex days 9, 10, 11, sex days 12, 13, 14. Sex ok other times.Too much sex, low sperm. ...Read more

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When is the right time for my wife to start having family planning injection?She gave birth a month ago.

When is the right time for my wife to start having family planning injection?She gave birth a month ago.

One month : The answer may depend on whether she is breast feeding. The gynecologist may have the last word on this. Plan on having that discussion after your wife starts getting her menstrual periods again. ...Read more

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What ways can I use for family planning without using contraceptives? Im a virgin but want to be prepared just in case.

What ways can I use for family planning without using contraceptives? Im a virgin but want to be prepared just in case.

Abstinence: Without the use of contraceptives, the only other effective methods of family planning are abstinence or planning on getting pregnant. The rhythm method is not particularly useful. ...Read more

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I'd like to stop taking the bc pill but don't want anymore children. Does natural family planning work? How would i begin?

I'd like to stop taking the bc pill but don't want anymore children. Does natural family planning work? How would i begin?

family planning: Yes family planning can work but nothing is 100 percent fail proof. Google natural family planning and find web site that suits you. Webmd is good. Also have you considered an iud as this would not necessitate bc pills. ...Read more

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Which will be consider as best device of family planning method for a newly married couple who doesnot want baby for at least 3 years?

Which will be consider as best device of family planning method for a newly married couple who doesnot want baby for at least 3 years?

Depends: Depends on personal preference. There are a number of good options for family planning. Some people like the pill, others prefer non-hormonal options like the copper IUD. See your primary provider to discuss all the options and decide what works best for you. Planned Parenthood is a great resource for learning about all options. ...Read more

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Am on the family planning injection and am bleeding since November 24 . I would like to know how I can stop this bleeding, it's driving me insane ?

Am on the family planning injection and am bleeding since November 24 . I would like to know how I can stop this bleeding,  it's driving me insane ?

Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone)?: You don't specify what your injection is, but if it is Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) this is a common occurrence and not easily remedied by artificial means. If this was your first injection of 3 months, then the 2nd injection might improve the situation as your body and pituitary becomes more accustomed to the medication. ...Read more

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What is family planning?

Birth control: Family planning boils down to effective birth control such as a woman to become pregnant only, when she desires to have a baby. In fact, it implies that the partner is involved in the decision making. ...Read more

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How is natural family planning used?

How is natural family planning used?

It's tricky: Some people use basal body temperature charts, ovulation predictor kits, etc. Honestly, it is one of the least effective birth control options and unplanned pregnancies occur frequently. ...Read more

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How do you do natural family planning?

Hope: Natural family planning involves the use of studying the women's cycle and hoping that intercourse during the least fertile times might not induce pregnancy . This is a triumph of hope over expectations as it will inevitably fail over time. If pregnancy is not your wish at this time, consider other options. ...Read more

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What exactly is natural family planning?

What exactly is natural family planning?

Avoid ovulation: If you have regular, consistently predictable cycles, you can calculate your time of the cycle when an egg is released. You then avoid intercouse starting a few day before egg release to a few days after egg release. ...Read more

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Does medicaid pay for family planning services?

Medicaid: Medicaid will pay for birth contro pills , iuds, implanon, shots, and when you are ready, sterilization for women. ...Read more

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