|Posted on September 22 at 7:07 pm with 119 notes||Reblog|
YES! You can see a midwife instead of a gynecologist (MD) if you never have plans to give birth. Midwives provide care throughout the lifespan. It’s a common misconception that midwives only take for pregnant and birthing patients.
Please come see us for: annual well-person exams, pap smears, birth control, vaginal complaints, breast changes, menstrual questions/concerns, urinary incontinence, menopausal questions/concerns, and on and on…
See these earlier posts for more info:
- What do midwives do?
- What is a midwife?
- The Role of a CNM Infographic
- What’s the difference between a CNM and a doula?
- How to choose a provider
- Advice for becoming a midwife
|Posted on September 22 at 11:12 am with 60 notes||Reblog|
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I can have fish, but there’s really not much room for a decently sized tank in my room.
|Posted on September 20 at 9:36 pm with 6 notes||Reblog|
I think they do here, too! I’ve seen a few students walking around with dogs wearing “service animal in training” vests on. I think I might look into it, thanks!
|Posted on September 20 at 9:18 pm with 4 notes||Reblog|
I’m super lame, but I need advice:
|Posted on September 20 at 9:09 pm with 26 notes||Reblog|
Hey so, I feel the need to document this in detail. Feel free to like and reblog. When I had my pre-surgery anxiety, detailed stories like this helped calm me down.
This is my experience with the abortion I got last week. I had it done at 16, 16.5 weeks they guesstimated. I had it done in the Planned Parenthood in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
TW for pregnancy, rape, mention of abuse, medical stuff.
|Posted on September 20 at 4:23 pm with 2,890 notes||Reblog|
In the slam poem “I Think She Was A She,” spoken word poet and performance artist Leyla Josephine recounts the abortion she had as a teenager and the cultural shame she’s been constantly confronted with ever since.
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Why is it that most of the after abortion groups I have found are focused solely on religion ? I understand, I’m just feeling left out.
|Posted on September 18 at 11:00 pm with 19 notes||Reblog|
#TBT ”Abortion is such a common experience.” - Vanessa
Vanessa shares her experience of seeking an abortion in Detroit, MI.
These are the stories we share.
|Posted on September 17 at 7:36 am with 17 notes||Reblog|