PREGNANCY CENTER BLOG
“There’s a difference between wanting to be looked at and wanting to be seen. One is exhibitionism, the other is connection. Not everybody wants to be looked at. Everybody wants to be seen.” -Amanda Palmer We all want connection. We all want to be seen, to be truly...read more
“I’m pregnant.” Those two little words that turn your world upside down. “And I think I’m going to get an abortion.” Your heart stops for a minute. Okay, that makes sense. Wait, is that what I want? It’s her choice, isn’t it? And I’m supposed to support her... But...read more
There’s a reason motherhood memes packed full of snarky humor get shared like the plague on social media. What can sum up this whirlwind of hormones and feelings and real life? It’s hard. That’s it. There’s nothing profound about the fact that motherhood (parenthood)...read more
Accurate Information, Unlimited Support You took a home test (and then 3 more) and those two pink lines couldn’t be clearer. As the shock starts to wear off, you may be wondering who you should talk to or where you should go. The temptation to jump on Google is too...read more
An empowered decision is an informed decision.read more
There’s a lot of misinformation about the abortion pill and how it works. We’re here to answer any questions or concerns you may have. If you have already confirmed your pregnancy and are wanting to terminate your pregnancy, take the time you need to learn about the...read more
This is the month of marches, of speaking our minds, and being loud. This is the month of publicly announcing what we believe in and why. Here at Options on Main, we believe in peaceful protests, marches, and walks. We’re proud of what women have accomplished through...read more
Am I pregnant?
It’s clearly a commonly Googled question so we thought we help you figure out if you need to take the next step and get tested.
Is your period more than 2 days late?
Have you felt any changes in your breasts? Soreness, heavier, nipple changes?
Do any smells bother you?
How tired are you? Sleeping regularly but still feeling wiped out?
Do you have a metallic taste in your mouth?
Are you bloated?
Do you have any other symptoms in combination? (headaches, nausea, food aversions, cravings)
How’s your emotional health? (mood swings, unexplained highs or lows)
Have you experienced spotting that went away after a day or two?
Have you had unprotected sex or contraceptive failure this past month?
If you answer yes to a few of these questions, give us a call or send us a message. We provide free lab-grade pregnancy testing and if needed, a diagnostic ultrasound which is the best way to 100% confirm whether you are pregnant or not.
Even if you’ve already taken a home pregnancy test, come see us. We can provide confirmation and help you explore all your options in a safe, supportive place.read more
Share your story. Live in freedom. Dakota* was finishing her junior year at her dream school when she found out she was pregnant. She felt she wouldn’t be able to continue her pregnancy and get her degree. She immediately felt relief after her abortion but a year...read more
If you are considering making an adoption plan, learn about all your options to figure out what is best for you. Placing a child for adoption is a huge sacrifice and takes courage and so much love. Sorting through the options of adoption, abortion, or parenting can...read more
Sometimes it’s hard to take an objective look at your relationship with your partner. We tend to compare our relationships - and our partners - with other people we know. Are we doing better or worse than those around us, we might ask. What if that’s not...read more