AVA Care Blog

Postpartum Depression

Over the past few years, the topic of depression has become more talked about in our culture. Many celebrities opened up about their own struggles with postpartum depression – like Courtney Cox, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Hayden Panettiere. According to MentalHelp.net, “It is estimated that up to 15% of the adult population will experience depression at some […]

Debunking Society’s Myths About Pregnancy

So, the test is positive. You are pregnant. Because it was unintended, you may have a lot of emotions running through your head making your decision even harder. Added to that may be preconceived pregnancy myths which make this time even more stressful. But remember, they are just that – myths. Here are three of […]

I Want to Parent

After considering all your options for your unintended pregnancy, you think you want to parent. You may be wondering what impact the pregnancy may have on your career, education, finances, or even how the baby will affect you and/or your partner. While this may all seem very daunting, we are here to walk with you […]

Facing Unintended Pregnancy

 So, you just took a home pregnancy test and it was positive and you’re not sure what to do about your unintended pregnancy. Your immediate thought may be abortion, or perhaps you have no idea what to do. You might be asking yourself, how can I tell my family? How can I afford this? I’m […]