Mendo Lake Women's Clinic provides evidence-based pregnancy options education and medical services at no charge to our patients, but we do not refer or perform abortions.

Category Archives : Pregnancy Testing

What Can I Do If My Partner Doesn’t Support My Pregnancy?

Is your partner struggling to accept your unexpected pregnancy? Not having the support of your partner can create a whole new layer of stress and anxiety in the midst of all the physical and emotional changes you’re experiencing right now. Below are a few simple ways to help you navigate an unsupportive partner during pregnancy. […]

What Can I Do If I’m Afraid of Giving Birth?

Preparing for birth is no small task. The thought of pushing a baby out of your body is understandably scary. But you don’t have to live under the fear surrounding birth. Below, you’ll find a few helpful tips on how to feel empowered during birth and ways to create a successful plan to help eliminate […]

What Can Guys Do with an Unplanned Pregnancy?

Has your partner recently revealed that she’s pregnant? It’s ok to feel overwhelmed and unsure of exactly how to move forward. An unexpected pregnancy can be a tough journey to walk through. How your partner chooses to move forward with her pregnancy is ultimately her decision, but guys do play an essential role during this […]

What Is the Difference Between a Blood and Urine Pregnancy Test?

Have you recently had unprotected sex? Is your period late? If you answered yes to either question, you could possibly be pregnant.  A late period or feeling more tired than usual can point to pregnancy. But taking a pregnancy test is the only way to know for sure if you’re pregnant or not.  How Do […]

How Do Pregnancy Tests Work?

If you’ve recently had unprotected sex, you might be pregnant. Perhaps you have felt a little emotional lately or are using birth control, but your period is late. These are all signs of possible pregnancy. Learn how pregnancy tests work and if you should take one at home. Do I Need to Take A Pregnancy […]