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Why should I take Folic Acid?

Maybe you’ve heard your mom, sisters, or friends talk about taking folic acid.  Why should you take it?  If you are a woman between 15 and 45 years of age, the U.S. Public Health Service and the CDC recommends that you take 400 mcg of folic acid each day. There are several reasons to take... Read more »

What are my chances of getting pregnant

Are you thinking about having sex or have you had sex already? What are your odds of getting pregnant if you use condoms? Condoms are the most common type of birth control. Studies show that if 100 women have unprotected sex for a year, 85 of them will become pregnant.  Of those who use a male… Read more »

Father of the Baby: Men and Abortion

In Michigan, men have no legal right in a woman’s abortion.  However, studies have revealed that a father has significant influence in the decision regarding the life of his unborn baby.  An unplanned pregnancy can leave both the mother and the father feeling powerless, upset, and scared.  This important decision affects all three (mother, father,… Read more »