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If i'm pregnant and don't want to have the baby are there other options besides abortion? Like pills or something?

If i'm pregnant and don't want to have the baby are there other options besides abortion? Like pills or something?

Yes: If a woman in early pregnancy wants to abort, her ob-gyn dr. Can help. Early abortions use pills to cause an abortion. If she is a teen, then she should talk with her parents or another trusted adult. Almost all parents want the best for their daughters, and are helpful in such situations. Laws can vary by state. Even in early pregnancy, the baby is alive, so think of all options before aborting. ...Read more

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Abortion (Definition)

In medical circles, the term abortion applies to any loss of a pregnancy before 25 weeks, such as spotaneous abortion (ie miscarrage). In non-medical circles, it refers to the termination of ...Read more


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What are the different options of abortion?

What are the different options of abortion?

Medical and surgical: Abortions are medical and surgical. At different gestational ages different types of treatment can be offered. Contact md for care. ...Read more

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Can you please tell me the options for a natural abortion?

Can you please tell me the options for a natural abortion?

None: Unfortunately there are no "natural" methods for inducing an abortion. Any natural method that you hear of or read about likely has not been tested rigorously by the FDA and so I highly recommend that you see a doctor for your abortion. They're safe and relatively quick. ...Read more

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Can neonatal surgeons do abortions or is it an option?

Can neonatal surgeons do abortions or is it an option?

Option: All physicians have an option as to wether they get involved in abortions. It is not a requirement for the profession. Some choose to have nothing to do with it, while others feel it is their ethical duty to provide the service to needy mothers. ...Read more

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If i'm pregnant, what are the options that i can I not have the baby besides abortion.

If i'm pregnant, what are the options that i can I not have the baby besides abortion.

Adoption: You should be able to talk with your OB about specifics, and get put in touch with an appropriate adoption agency. They may want you to have a psych eval as routine part of process to be sure no conflicting issues since once released, you can't change your decision. ...Read more

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Whens the earliest you can tell if you are pregnant? and what are the options to not carry on with the pregnancy e.g abortion

Whens the earliest you can tell if you are pregnant? and what are the options to not carry on with the pregnancy e.g abortion

2 weeks, 2 options: A home pregnancy test will reliably turn positive about 2 weeks after conception, around the same time you'll be missing your period. There can still be false negatives at this time though, so a repeat 2 weeks later can be helpful. A pregnancy can be aborted medically (using the mifepristone + misoprostol pill) or later on can be aborted with a surgical procedure through the vagina/cervix. ...Read more

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What abortion options are safe for a person who had a second liver transplant four years ago?

What abortion options are safe for a person who had a second liver transplant four years ago?

Your doctor: Contact your transplant center to help with these issues after liver transplant. It would not harm the transplant but should be done by a gyne familiar with liver transplant patients. ...Read more

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