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Why do I need an ultrasound?
Ultrasounds are essential when you think you might be pregnant, or if you are confident in your pregnancy. When you have an unplanned pregnancy, three options come to mind: Parenting, Adoption, or Abortion. When the pregnancy is planned, most of the time the couple has already chosen to parent.
With Parenting and Adoption, you carry the child to term and give birth. Ultrasounds are a necessary part of your prenatal care to ensure the baby is in the uterus, that the baby is alive with a heartbeat, and to see how far along you are in your pregnancy.
Disclaimer: The Family Life Center is a faith-based 501(3)(c) organization established in 1995. All of our services are confidential and free of charge. Family Life Center does not perform or refer for abortions. We do not offer annual exams, birth control devices, mid-life services, mammograms or breast screenings, invitro fertilization services, pre or postnatal care, treatment of infertility or treatment of reproductive tract infections. You will receive a referral list of local physicians for your continued reproductive healthcare needs. The information on this website is intended for general education purposes only and should not be relied upon as a substitute for professional medical advice.