Facts About Abortion
Like choosing to give birth and parent your child or choosing to parent through adoption, abortion is not something to be taken lightly. Obria Medical Clinics are here to support, comfort and to help you make the right choice for you and your pregnancy. No matter what choice you make, Obria will care for you before, during and after your pregnancy. Please note, however, that Obria Medical Clinics do not perform or refer for abortions except as required by law.
If you are pregnant and considering abortion, the professional staff and medical experts at Obria Medical Clinics can help answer questions you may have as well as give you the information about methods of abortion and the facts that surround it. We have many locations that will provide you with information about pregnancy, abortion and its alternatives as well as other related health issues. In addition, we also provide information about the abortion procedure, the pros and cons of abortion, including the possible side effects of abortion, and the types of abortion available for you. To speak to someone, anytime, please feel free to call or schedule an appointment at a nearby Obria Medical Clinic. We provide several confidential services free of charge and ensure that you have sufficient education to make the right decision for you and your pregnancy.
If you think you might be pregnant, Obria Medical Clinics offer pregnancy testing and limited obstetric ultrasounds (both free of charge) to confirm that there is a viable and intrauterine pregnancy. 1 out of 5 pregnancies end in a miscarriage, so if there is no heartbeat you may not need to make the difficult choice to abort. We also highly recommend you be tested for STD’s. If you have an infection, it should be treated before the abortion so the infection is not spread during the procedure.
Abortion Can Be Difficult
You may want to consider: Post-Abortion Trauma & Support
Obria Medical Clinics are partnered with the program Abortion Changes You. abortionchangesyou.com is a confidential space that serves as a refuge for men and women who feel they need a place to heal. This process includes building support, exploring emotions and potentially identifying feelings of loss. These pathways are a starting point for reflection and healing regarding the unique personal impact of abortion. Each person will go through the process differently, some slowly and others in incredibly broad strokes; we nevertheless encourage you to explore the site.