Do you think that you might be pregnant? Your body goes through many changes during pregnancy. Some common symptoms of early pregnancy include a missed period, nausea, breast tenderness, frequent
urination, tiredness, and mood swings
Most pregnancy tests are very reliable. However, to confirm that you are pregnant, a visit to an appropriate health care provider will be necessary.
Your doctor may request an ultrasound exam to confirm the status of your pregnancy. This information is important whether you are considering abortion or continuing your pregnancy.
Wellspring offers a free pregnancy screenings, free consultations, and will listen to your concerns about all pregnancy options.
When it comes to making choices about relationships, your lifestyle and sexual activities, and facts, you deserve the best. Like other teenagers, you may be asking many questions
about dating, sex and other issues. When should I date? How do I know if my boyfriend cares about me? What should I do when he says he wants to have sex? How far can we go without going too far?
Am I at risk of getting a STD? What would I do if I became pregnant? These are normal questions. If you have an immediate need or question Wellspring can help.
Learn About Abortion Procedures and Risks
Abortion is not just a simple medical procedure. For most women it is a life-changing event with significant physical, emotional, and spiritual consequences. Most women who struggle with past abortions say that
they wish they had been informed of all of the facts about abortion and its risks. Side effects may occur with induced abortion, whether surgical or by pill. These include abdominal pain and cramping, nausea,
vomiting, and diarrhea. Abortion also carries the risk of significant complications such as bleeding, infection, and damage to organs. Serious complications can occur.
Choosing to continue your pregnancy and to parent is very challenging. But with the support of caring people, parenting classes, and other resources Wellspring has to offer many women find the help they
need to make this choice.
You may decide to place your child for adoption. Each year over 50,000 women in America make this choice. Women who first thought abortion was their only way out often make this loving decision.
Help Is Available
Facing an unexpected pregnancy can seem overwhelming. That is why knowing where to go for help is important. Talk to someone you can trust - your partner, your parents, a pastor, a priest, or perhaps a good
friend. Also, the caring people at Wellspring Pregnancy Center are available to help you through this difficult time. To find a pregnancy center near you, call or email us.
Quote: "Life is not a 'brief candle.' It is a splendid torch that must be made to burn as brightly as
possible before it is handed on to the next generation."