Users can chat from the Planned Parenthood website at plannedparenthood.org/chat or text “PPNOW” to 774636 (PPINFO) to get answers about pregnancy, birth control, emergency contraception, STDs, and abortion. Planned Parenthood’s Chat/Text program is offered: Monday-Thursday: 9 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. ET.
Is Planned Parenthood chat anonymous?
All of our calls are anonymous, confidential, and 100% free. Call us with your questions at 800-258-4448. New from Planned Parenthood Federation of America: Chat. Chat is run by health educators trained to answer all your sexual and reproductive health questions via text message.
Can Planned Parenthood answer questions?
Ask us anything.
Between our trained sexual health educators or chat bot, we can answer your questions about your sexual health whenever you have them. And they are free and confidential.
How do I stop texts from Planned Parenthood?
By submitting your cell phone number and email address you are agreeing to receive periodic email and text messages from Planned Parenthood organizations. Message and data rates may apply. Text HELP for more information. Text STOP to stop receiving messages or click UNSUBSCRIBE at the bottom of emails.
Who can I talk to about my pregnancy?
Your local Planned Parenthood health center has caring professionals that can give you accurate, non-judgmental information about all your options, answer your questions, and offer support as you make a decision — no matter what you decide about your pregnancy.
How do I send a message to Planned Parenthood?
Chat with a Health Educator. Chat online or text “PPNOW” to 774636 (PPINFO) to get answers. *Standard message and data rates may apply. Text STOP to quit at anytime, and HELP for info.
What causes miscarriage?
Most miscarriages occur because the fetus isn’t developing as expected. About 50 percent of miscarriages are associated with extra or missing chromosomes. Most often, chromosome problems result from errors that occur by chance as the embryo divides and grows — not problems inherited from the parents.
How can I prepare for unwanted pregnancy?
Here are six steps that can help you cope with an unplanned pregnancy:
- Acknowledge that you are in shock, and that’s okay. Unplanned pregnancy is shocking.
- Allow yourself to be emotional.
- Face your doubts.
- Visualize the different options.
- Don’t let finances be your top concern.
- Find non-judgmental support.
How much does an abortion cost?
According to the Guttmacher Institute, the average cost for a first trimester abortion in the US is $650 – $750. Second trimester abortions run an average of $1,200. Late term abortions can be even more expensive, at $3,000 or more.
What do I do if I think Im pregnant?
The first thing to do if you think you’re pregnant is take a pregnancy test — it’s the only way to know for sure. A pregnancy test can tell you if you’re pregnant as soon as your period is late. Read more about pregnancy tests.
How can I stop my 6 month pregnancy?
Medicines can be used to end an early pregnancy. In many cases, the first day of your last period has to be less than 9 weeks ago.
You may take the following medicines for the abortion:
- Mifepristone – this is called the abortion pill or RU-486.
- You will also take antibiotics to prevent infection.
What are symptoms of Plan B?
Side effects of the morning-after pill, which typically last only a few days, might include:
- Nausea or vomiting.
- Breast tenderness.
- Bleeding between periods or heavier menstrual bleeding.
- Lower abdominal pain or cramps.
Who can I ask questions about birth control?
The Chat/Text program enables adolescents and young people to contact Planned Parenthood health educators through text or instant messaging to ask questions about birth control, emergency contraception, STD testing, pregnancy testing, or abortion.
Who can I ask questions about pregnancy?
By utilizing a toll-free helpline (800) 672-2296, web chat, the Association is able to deliver counsel and answers about their reproductive/pregnancy health; plus access to health resources when women need those most.
How can I be 100 sure I am pregnant?
You may want to know if you’re pregnant as soon as possible. Unfortunately, without taking a home pregnancy test, or getting a blood test or ultrasound, there isn’t a 100 percent certain way to tell you’re pregnant before missing your period.
Can someone sense your pregnant?
According to Melissa Spilsted, a childbirth educator and Director of Hypnobirthing Australia, the answer is yes. “I’ve been told countless times by mothers that they knew they were pregnant from the moment they conceived,” she says. Changes in senses of smell and taste can be giveaways for some women.
What is the ideal age to get pregnant?
Experts say the best time to get pregnant is between your late 20s and early 30s. This age range is associated with the best outcomes for both you and your baby. One study pinpointed the ideal age to give birth to a first child as 30.5.
Can someone sense your pregnant before you know?
Yes, it’s possible that cats can sense pregnancy even before you have early pregnancy signs. This is due to their excellent and refined sense of smell.
Do you feel wet in early pregnancy?
Early on in a pregnancy, you may feel more wetness in your underwear than usual. You may also notice a larger amount of dry whitish-yellow discharge on your underwear at the end of the day or overnight.
How does eyes look like when pregnant?
Pregnancy can change how your eyes refract light because water retention (think of swollen feet, fingers and ankles), can thicken the cornea and alter the front surface of the eye. This may cause changes in vision. Vision will generally return to normal after childbirth.
Can you feel pregnant after 2 days?
Some women might experience the first symptoms a week or two after conceiving, whereas others don’t feel anything for months. Many women may tell if they are pregnant within two or three weeks of conceiving, and some women know a lot sooner, even within a few days.
Can you feel like your period is coming and be pregnant?
Headaches and dizziness: Headaches and the feelings of lightheadedness and dizziness are common during early pregnancy. This happens because of both the hormonal changes in your body and your increasing blood volume. Cramping: You can also experience cramps that might feel like your period is about to start.
What part of the breast hurts in early pregnancy?
For many women, the nipples are particularly sensitive in these early weeks. They can be so tender to the touch that it hurts to dry off after a shower or put on a bra (go braless with confidence!).