So you’ve just taken a pregnancy test…and it’s positive. If you’re experiencing an unplanned pregnancy and are considering abortion, it’s important to schedule an ultrasound first. Why? It is required by law to have an ultrasound—also called a sonogram—before an abortion in Texas. But here are a few more reasons why it is so important:…


Did you know that Dallas County recently saw the highest increase in chlamydia and gonorrhea in the nation? Each year, there are more than 20 million newly-diagnosed cases of sexually transmitted diseases and infections in the United States. When left untreated, STDs and STIs can have serious and potentially life-altering consequences. Physicians recommend yearly testing…


Abortion costs can vary from clinic to clinic. The cost will also be affected by how far along you are and whether you have an in-clinic abortion or take the abortion pill. If you are considering abortion, the first thing you should do is find out more about your pregnancy so you can make an…


Have you recently taken a pregnancy test and received a positive result? If so, you may be wondering how far along you are in your pregnancy. Here’s how to calculate how many weeks pregnant you might be: Count back to your last period. The easiest way to determine how far along you are is by…


What do I do if I missed a period? How do I know if I’m pregnant? What do I do if I have a positive pregnancy test? If you have any of these questions, you’re in luck—we have the answers! Here’s what you should do next if you think you might be pregnant: Take a…


The Abortion Pill FAQs: 3 Thing to Know

What is the difference between Plan B and the abortion pill? What happens to my body when I take the abortion pill? How do I get the abortion pill? We hear these questions in our clinics almost daily. If you have questions about the abortion pill, read on to learn more about what it is…


Three FAQs about Abortion in Dallas

1.) I already bought an at-home pregnancy test. Why do I need to come in and be tested with you? The pregnancy tests offered by Thrive Women’s Clinic are lab-quality, high-sensitivity tests with instant results. Our tests are the best medical-grade quality that are available to medical professionals. At Thrive Women’s Clinic, our pregnancy tests…


3 Easy Tips to Tackle Spring Cleaning

SPRING CLEANING >> Everyone loves the first half of this word, spring, because we think of warmer days and bright sunshine. Yet we dread the second half of this word, cleaning… But why? Cleaning signifies a bright and refreshing start! Learn how spring cleaning can be fun and not so daunting with these three tips.…


What Making Your Bed Each Morning Says About You

Was it just me, or did your mom always pester you to make your bed every morning, too?  “It takes 2 minutes!” “You aren’t going to get to go to that event you’re looking forward to if you don’t start making your bed each morning!” “I’m done buying you the things that you ask me…


Affordable Summer Trip Ideas

Summer is on its way.  We can tell by the warmer weather that is coming our direction.  Not sure about you, but we are excited!  The warmer temps, longer evenings, and more sunlight is making us impatient.  But we can do it, we can wait.  It will be here before we know it! I think…