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Birth Control and Breast Cancer

Can birth control pills increase a woman’s chance for breast cancer? A recent study of women in Seattle showed a significant increase in the risk of breast cancer in women who take birth control pills with high-estrogen levels. Study This study, conducted by researchers with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle and funded by … Continued


The Effects of Abortion: A Woman’s Story

Abortion can have major side effects, physical and emotional, for women who have gone through the termination of their pregnancy. This is the true story of a young woman in Casper who had an abortion and the after-effects she experienced. My Story It was the Christmas morning that changed my life.  I was just 15 … Continued


Types of Abortion

What is Abortion? According to the online Merriam-Webster Dictionary, abortion is:  “the termination of a pregnancy after, accompanied by, resulting in, or closely followed by the death of the embryo or fetus” There are two general categories of abortion.  Our focus will be on induced abortions rather than spontaneous abortions, however it is good to know … Continued


Five Things You Need to Know in an Unplanned Pregnancy

Five Things You Need to Know in an Unplanned Pregnancy Unplanned pregnancies are often called crisis pregnancies. The word crisis comes from the Greek Krisis which means decision.  The crisis pregnancy is a crossroads of change in a woman’s life which requires a decision to be made that affects her entire future. Here are five things … Continued


Do I need STD Testing before my Abortion?

Should I get tested for STDs before I have an abortion?  The answer is a definite “Yes!” It is very important for a woman considering an abortion to know if she has any sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in her reproductive tract and to be treated if she is positive for an STD prior to her … Continued


Preventing Teen Pregnancy

Teen Pregnancy Prevention As we near the end of May we think of summer vacation, graduations, award ceremonies, and moving on to new adventures. Teen pregnancy isn’t usually at the top of our list of things to ponder, and yet May is actually National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month. Most people can agree that teen pregnancy, … Continued


True Care is getting a 3D ultrasound

True Care is pleased to announce we are upgrading our machine to include 3D Ultrasound!  Our software is already installed in the machine.  We are so excited and are in the process of setting up specialized 3D training so we can learn how to use our new software.  So what is the difference between our … Continued


Abandoned Babies and Safe Haven Laws

Abandoned Infants Just a few weeks ago, a recycling plant worker in the state of New York made a ghastly discovery.   She found the body of a newborn baby in a plastic bag at her work.   The death has been ruled a homicide and police are trying to find the mother.  In Germany, a woman was tracked … Continued


Adverse Pregnancy Diagnoses

Most pregnancies go smoothly and end with the birth of a healthy baby.   However, there are all sorts of things that can and do go wrong during the development of an unborn baby. Pregnancy and birth should be a joyful time. Moms expect their children to be born without defects.  But tragically things can go wrong.  … Continued


The Adoption Option

Thus far, we have looked at the options of abortion and parenting. This week, we will take a look at the final option; the adoption option. As with parenting, adoption requires carrying the pregnancy to term and delivering the baby.  To lovingly choose adoption can be a very mature choice. A woman experiencing an unplanned … Continued


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