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Whats the easiest way to make an appointment and why does it take so long on the phone?

posted on October 27, 2018 5:23 pm

We are sorry you are having trouble scheduling an appointment! The best way to make an appointment with us is to call us our clinic.  We suggest listening to the different options so you are selecting and being directed to our scheduling office. We sometimes get a high volume of calls in the morning or […]

Can you help me? I’ve just recently had sex without a condom…

posted on October 27, 2018 5:08 pm

…..I’m scared about pregnancy as he didn’t cum inside me but on my vagina. Can you provide me anything? In order for someone to get pregnant, semen or pre-ejaculate needs to come into direct contact with the vagina. But even if someone does not ejaculate in the vagina, there is still a risk of pregnancy. If someone ejaculates […]

I’m having trouble figuring out if I have Trichomoniasis. Can you help?

posted on October 20, 2018 5:22 pm

Thank you for asking! Trichomoniasis is a common sexually transmitted parasitic infection of the vagina or penis. It is spread through vaginal fluids or semen. Symptoms can be more noticeable in the vagina than the penis, but both are at risk for contracting and transmitting the infection. Symptoms include a green, frothy discharge with a fishy odor […]

Is it possible to tell you are pregnant after 2 days?

posted on October 20, 2018 5:18 pm

The earliest that someone can take a pregnancy test is 14 days after the sexual contact.  At that time someone will get an accurate result.  If someone takes a pregnancy test before the 14 days, they may not get an accurate result and would want to take another test once it has been 14 days. If you want to […]

I don’t know much about the pill and want to learn as much as I can before I ask for it. Please help me.

posted on October 20, 2018 4:34 pm

Good question! We can give you some general information about the pill. The pill is a hormonal birth control method used to effectively prevent pregnancy. The hormones prevent ovulation – the process when the ovaries release an egg – and thicken cervical mucus. The pill is swallowed every day at the same time. Each pill only […]