What’s up with my body?

Determining early pregnancy symptoms can sometimes be challenging because many of the symptoms appear similar to those of PMS. Additionally, not everyone experiences the same symptoms, so asking a friend who has gone through pregnancy what her symptoms were like is not always a safe bet either. Talking with a healthcare provider is the best … Continued

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Relationships and Unexpected Pregnancy

Relationships can be complicated, and an unexpected pregnancy can make any relationship more complicated. First, we will focus on the relationship between the parents of the child. Unfortunately, parents who have an unplanned pregnancy are less likely to be in a committed relationship and are more likely to have conflict in their relationship. Common sources … Continued

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The Hope of Easter

Written by: Abby Custer Winter can be an isolating season, and this one may have felt even more so due to the added social distancing on top of bitter cold temperatures and endless snowfall. I don’t know about you, but the past few weeks I have felt a bit like a bear coming out of … Continued

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Can I Be a Student and Parent a Child?

You are allowed to freak out.   You have worked hard to get here. You have looked forward to it, dreamed about it, planned everything out for these four years—but you did not plan for this. You always thought that college would hold some of the best years of your life and allow you to go … Continued

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How can I be a good parent?

How can I be a good parent?  By: Abby Custer I’ll never forget the first time that my daughter deliberately disobeyed me. I had asked her to pick up her blocks several times, but instead of listening, she joyfully threw them across the room with a cute little giggle and then ran off to her … Continued

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Am I Pregnant?

Maybe you were planning to get pregnant or maybe you were not, but either way you don’t know what to do now. Your period is late and you are experiencing symptoms like nausea, tender breasts, more frequent urination, or some of the other possible symptoms of early pregnancy, and you think you might be pregnant.  … Continued

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