Unplanned Pregnancy

Pregnancy is a time of growth, change, and self-understanding. In order to have a healthy pregnancy, it is essential to understand proper nutrition, the importance of doctor's visits and checkups, and being emotionally ready for what's in the future. You'll find ample information within these pages that can help to guide you through the coming months.

For those who are experiencing a planned pregnancy, you'll spend the next few months planning for your child's arrival. You'll research pregnancy body and mood changes, prepare the baby's nursery, pick a name, and begin your life as a happy family. Your pregnancy will be full of excitement and anxiousness, love and hope.

However, for those who did not plan to become pregnant, you may be spending the coming months researching your options. You have an important decision to make--a decision that affects both you and your growing baby. Your pregnancy may be a time of confusion and pain. It's important to remember that you're not alone, and you do have options. It may feel like a lonely time in your life, but there are those who want to help, support, and comfort. While the end decision you make may be emotionally painful, you can still heal and begin moving forward with hope.

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Unplanned Pregnancy Articles

You've missed that time of the month, but it's still too early to know whether you may or may not be pregnant. It's the classic situation for any woman, whether she's been looking to get pregnant or its unplanned. Unfortunately, early signs of pregnancy differ for every woman and for some women by pregnancy. If you've been trying to have a child for a while, this can be a stressful waiting game where you find yourself embodying every single one of the early signs of pregnancy....

Unplanned Pregnancy Blogs

Living to Love
For those who know, I am a birth-first mother who has experienced two unplanned pregnancies--one in adulthood and one...
How Do You Tell People?
Either you've gotten the two pink lines,  or your doctor has just informed you that you are indeed pregnant. Your mind...

Unplanned Pregnancy Forums

Wanting the best option?
I am 34 weeks. This will be my third child and I am planning to place her with close friends who have battled...
One mother's story...
I found out I was pregnant three days after my 19th bday. I had a genetic disorder and the doctors had told me that I...

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