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Ectopic Pregnancy

Ectopic Pregnancy

Fertilized eggs are the first step in pregnancy. The fertilized egg typically adheres to the uterine lining. When a fertilized egg implants and grows outside the uterus's main cavity, it is known as an ectopic pregnancy. The most common location for an ectopic...

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Is an Online Abortion or At-Home Abortion Safe?

Is an Online Abortion or At-Home Abortion Safe?

When making a pregnancy decision, protecting your health must be the top priority. Some women have turned to obtaining abortion medications online and administering them at home. But is this practice safe? We’ll provide the information you should know about this...

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Postpartum Depression – Seeking Help

Postpartum Depression – Seeking Help

Pregnant women go through an emotional rollercoaster before and after delivery. Even before we know we are pregnant our body starts to change. Strong emotions can arise with the birth of a child, ranging from joy and excitement to dread and anxiety. However, it can...

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What to Expect at a Well Woman Exam

What to Expect at a Well Woman Exam

NOW OFFERED FREE OF CHARGE, here at Sacramento Valley Women’s Health Clinic If you’re a woman, age 21 or older, having a women’s health exam every 3 years, is highly recommended. This exam at Sac Valley Women’s Health consists of a pelvic exam, pap smear, HPV testing...

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Why Prenatal Care Is So Important

Why Prenatal Care Is So Important

The word "Prenatal" means "before birth" which refers to the time period of care during pregnancy. When a woman first realizes that she is pregnant, we suggest she call or text Sac Valley Women’s Health to book her first visit. Our staff can provide a medical grade...

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We Can Help With Your Pregnancy and Prenatal Care Questions

We Can Help With Your Pregnancy and Prenatal Care Questions

Fear of the unknown is a fear caused by perceived lack of information. At Sacramento Life Center/Sac Valley Women’s Health, we believe that every new Mom and Dad-to-Be should learn as much as they can about pregnancy and prenatal care. By doing so, they will have a...

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How Can I Recover Emotionally After an Abortion?

How Can I Recover Emotionally After an Abortion?

Abortion can cause significant emotional consequences for some women, and how you react depends on various factors. Perhaps you were pressured to abort or have personal beliefs that conflict with abortion.  Some women may experience adverse mental health effects after...

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Help With Finding Your Way in a New Culture

Help With Finding Your Way in a New Culture

The expression "culture shock" can most definitely be felt by someone coming to the US from Mexico (or pretty much any other country). Add to it the language barrier, and other factors, and the shock is intensified significantly. My grandmother came from a small...

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3 Things Needed Before Abortion?

3 Things Needed Before Abortion?

You may have already made up your mind about abortion, but there are several things you should do first. Confirming key pregnancy details with an obstetric ultrasound, receiving an options consultation, and undergoing STD testing are all critical to protecting your...

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Mobile Clinic at The Sacramento Life Center

Mobile Clinic at The Sacramento Life Center

Yes! We are back with a brand new Mobile Clinic. The Sacramento Life Center is proud to announce that we have a new Mobile Clinic launching by the end of this year. We understand how convenient it can be for some of our patients to receive medical care in the comfort...

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I Don’t Want to Be Pregnant. Is Abortion My Only Option?

I Don’t Want to Be Pregnant. Is Abortion My Only Option?

If you’re unexpectedly pregnant, you may be in a place where you’re reviewing your options. Pregnancy can be challenging, and you may consider abortion. But is it the only option? Abortion is the only option that terminates a viable pregnancy. Your other two options...

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Women’s Empowerment

Women’s Empowerment

Are you a woman seeking work or attempting to get employment? Do you need childcare so that you can go to work? Is your housing situation insecure? Many women opt to stay at home and care for their families instead of working whereas some wish to work but lack the...

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Why See Us?

Why See Us?

The emotional and physical changes that are happening inside the body when you are pregnant help prepare you for the birth process, and Sacramento Life Center/Sac Valley Women’s Health wants to be there for you too! Assisting pregnant mothers for 50 plus consecutive...

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BrightCourse

BrightCourse

There are many families in Sacramento County that struggle financially and cannot provide baby items for their newborn or young children, but there is help here at Sacramento Life Center to guide you. We have services and resources that can help you get what you need...

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Is Abortion or Adoption Right for Me?

Is Abortion or Adoption Right for Me?

Women facing an unplanned pregnancy might be considering all their options, including abortion and adoption. Understanding what each option looks like for you and your unique situation is essential to finding the clarity you need to decide. What Will Abortion Look...

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Why Talk to us About Abortion?

Why Talk to us About Abortion?

Abortion is an option for women, and it’s important for women to feel empowered with knowledge and know all their choices. As with any procedure or medication, we believe it’s a woman’s right to understand the risks, impacts, and effects of abortion. You deserve to...

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Preeclampsia

Preeclampsia

WHAT IS PREECLAMPSIA? Preeclampsia is when you have high blood pressure and possibly protein in your urine during pregnancy or after delivery. You can also have low clotting factors(platelets) in your blood or indicators of kidney or liver trouble. Preeclampsia...

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Homeless & Pregnant — Homeless Does NOT Equal Hopeless

Homeless & Pregnant — Homeless Does NOT Equal Hopeless

According to the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development, there are currently over 130,000 homeless in California. More than half of the entire homeless population in the United States reside in California. While mental health and substance abuse continue to...

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What is Tele-Medicine Abortion or Tele-Health Abortion?

What is Tele-Medicine Abortion or Tele-Health Abortion?

Tele-medicine is a growing industry. The COVID-19 pandemic has moved what used to be many “in-person” events, including medical appointments, to an on-line format. The pros are obvious: no risk of inadvertent infection of providers or patients, convenience, no need to...

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UPDATE – New Information on COVID-19 in Pregnancy

UPDATE – New Information on COVID-19 in Pregnancy

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) released a report and statistical data on cases of pregnant women with COVID-19 in the United States between January 22-June 23, 2020. Previously, the CDC had said there was "no data showing that COVID-19 affects pregnant people...

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COVID-19 Pandemic and Pregnancy

COVID-19 Pandemic and Pregnancy

Our go-to guide for pregnant moms, “What to Expect When You’re Expecting” does not have a chapter on pregnancy during a COVID-19 pandemic. This is new, scary and overwhelming. Pregnant moms are watching the news and asking, “How does this affect me? How might this...

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What to Expect from Your Ultrasound

What to Expect from Your Ultrasound

We are pleased to provide 1st trimester limited obstetrical ultrasounds at the Sacramento Life Center in the Sacramento clinic. The 1st trimester is the time between 1st day of the last menstrual period until the end of the 12th week of pregnancy. Ultrasounds are...

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Sacramento Life Center Mobile Medical Clinic

Sacramento Life Center Mobile Medical Clinic

The Sacramento Life Center Mobile Medical Clinic delivers high-quality, professional medical services including pregnancy testing and verification and a safe and convenient environment to talk through your options. We are a non-profit, community funded organization...

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Human Trafficking in Sacramento

Human Trafficking in Sacramento

Help Victims of Human Trafficking The definition of Human Trafficking is the illegal trade of human beings for the purposes of reproductive slavery, commercial sexual exploitation, and forced labor. It is recognized as the modern-day form of slavery. California...

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Advice for the Expectant Father: Stay Focused on Her

Advice for the Expectant Father: Stay Focused on Her

Some great advice for expectant fathers is found in Armin A. Brott and Jennifer Ash book entitled, "The Expectant Father" (Facts, Tips and Advice for Dads–to-Be, Second Edition)*: “Although every pregnant woman will need and appreciate different things, there is a lot...

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Making Access to Care Easier!

Making Access to Care Easier!

Sacramento Life Center is committed to providing a safe place for men and women facing an unplanned or unsupported pregnancy find compassion, support and free medical care along with community resources. We have built on our commitment this past year by becoming a...

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How We Can Help You

How We Can Help You

I already know I’m going to get an abortion, why should I go to the Sacramento Life Center? Sacramento Life Center is a safe place to land if a pregnancy has pulled the rug out from under you. No matter what your initial reaction is to learning you’re pregnant, our...

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Keeping Baby Safe: Birth to 12 Months

Keeping Baby Safe: Birth to 12 Months

Whether you’re a new mom, experienced mom, or expecting mom, the safety of your children is of upmost importance. Sometimes items within our every day environment can present life-threatening dangers to our fragile newborns. The following list shows the most common...

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Substance Use During Pregnancy

Substance Use During Pregnancy

Many women ask, “Is it ok to drink alcohol when I’m pregnant?” Or, others may wonder, “Since marijuana is legal now in CA, is it safe to use while pregnant? Or, is it ok to smoke cigarettes or use e-cigarettes during pregnancy?”… Find out what the latest research...

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For Men

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