Vida provides a free and confidential pre-abortion screening appointment for women who are considering an abortion, have scheduled an abortion, or have ordered the abortion pills by mail. A screening appointment includes:
Some patients may not meet the medical requirements for an ultrasound. While we do not provide or refer for abortions at Vida, we are here to help you understand all of your options so that you can make an informed decision.
Up to 50% of women are off about their dates. (Source: Evidence Based Birth). Understanding how far along in the pregnancy you are is an important part of the decision-making process. At Vida, we offer free and confidential ultrasounds, which, is more accurate than last missed period when determining the stage of the pregnancy. (Source: National Library of Medicine)
1 in 50 pregnancies can be ectopic– outside the uterus (see Healthline resource for additional information)
As many as 20% of pregnancies end in miscarriage; however, the number is most likely higher because most miscarriages occur early in the pregnancy. (Source: Mayo Clinic)