Sexually Transmitted Diseases and You

The Center for Disease Control’s recent findings on sexually transmitted disease infection rates showed that sexually active people of all ages continue to be at risk for infection. However, people ages 15-24 are especially susceptible as this age group acquires nearly half of all new STDs. Women are particularly vulnerable to infection, and nearly one in…

STD Infection Rates Continue To Rise

The Center for Disease Control recently released their national overview on sexually transmitted diseases for 2016. The findings show that STD testing is more important than ever as rates of infection continue to increase. Chlamydia In 2016, the rate of Chlamydia infections increased 4.7%, with a total of 1,589,354 cases reported in the U.S. Rates…

Why Are Ultrasounds Important?

State of Florida law requires any woman considering an abortion to have an ultrasound examination prior to the procedure. The woman then has the choice whether to view the live ultrasound and have the ultrasound explained to her. While opponents of abortion may claim that this is an unnecessary step in the process, it actually…

Legal Rights and Abortion

If you are considering abortion, protect yourself by knowing your legal rights.   You have the right to ensure the doctor who may perform the abortion is a licensed physician, including whether there have ever been cases of malpractice. You have a right to know how the facility handles medical transfers should an issue arise.…

Post Abortion Healing

In America today, nearly one third of women have had an abortion. But many of these women do not discuss their experiences because they may have difficulties processing the thoughts and emotions that accompany the memory. They may also worry about how others will view them, especially in their families, churches and other close relationships.…