Pregnancy

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Facts About Medical Abortion You Might Not Know

Medical abortion, also known as the abortion pill, terminates an early pregnancy using the prescription drugs mifepristone and misoprostol. What do you know about the abortion pill? Here are six facts you might not have known. 1. The FDA Approved Medical Abortion in 2000. Medical abortion is the...

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Could I Be Pregnant and Not Know It

Typically, most women know when they are pregnant because of a missed period, as it’s one of the first signs. Maybe you think your period is just late. During pregnancy, a woman’s body goes through many hormonal changes, and you have numerous early pregnancy signs. Common...

Managing COVID-19 & Pregnancy

COVID-19 has left many in a state of confusion and worry. When dealing with a pregnancy in the middle of this pandemic, a lot of questions can arise. A mother’s first concern becomes the health of her pregnancy or newborn. While we wish to provide...

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What Are My Pregnancy Options?

When you’re faced with an unplanned pregnancy, one of the first questions you have is “What do I do now?”  Today, we’re going to take an in-depth look at each of your three pregnancy options (abortion, adoption, and parenting) and discuss some common misconceptions and...

Money Moves in Preparation for Motherhood

When you find out you’re expecting, no matter your age or life situation, one of the first big fears that arises has to do with money. “How can I afford this?” is often the resounding question when it comes to affording motherhood. It’s important to...

Pregnancy Help for Teens in New Jersey

I think I’m Pregnant. Now What?  Unexpected pregnancy comes with a rush of thoughts and feelings that can be hard to navigate. It’s most important to realize that although you may feel like it, you are not alone and there are people available to provide information...

Why To Visit Lighthouse Pregnancy Resource Center

You should visit Lighthouse Pregnancy Resource Center if: You think you could be pregnant You are facing an unplanned pregnancy You are considering abortion  You are regretting an abortion decision We offer free and confidential services to individuals facing unplanned pregnancies and pregnancy decisions.  Call us...

What Are Signs of Womb Damage After Abortion?
How To Tell My Parents I’m Pregnant

So you’ve taken a pregnancy test -- or three. Perhaps you even came into one of our centers for a free ultrasound to confirm. Now you’re faced with one of the hardest challenges of all: telling your parents you’re pregnant. No teen or young adult wants...

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Tips for Managing Pregnancy as a College Student

Every pregnancy brings challenges. However, when you’re a student, those challenges can feel doubly difficult. Here at the Lighthouse Pregnancy Resource Center, we help many young women going through situations like this one. Keep reading to get some simple tips and advice you can use...