Frequently Asked Questions

How do I know if I am pregnant?

The only way to know for sure if you are pregnant is with a pregnancy test. However, there are some common symptoms that are common early in pregnancy.

  • Missed period
  • Changes in breasts (tenderness or swelling)
  • Extreme fatigue
  • Spotting or cramping
  • Vomiting or nausea

When should I get an ultrasound?

You should get an ultrasound after a positive pregnancy test to confirm your test results. An ultrasound can also discover how far along your pregnancy is, the location of the fetus, and the viability of the pregnancy.

Learn more about ultrasounds. 

What are the symptoms of an STD?

If you are sexually active, it is important to get screened for STDs. While there are some common symptoms that may indicate an STD, many STDs are “silent” and show no symptoms.

Some common symptoms include:

  • Sores or bumps on the genitals
  • Unusual discharge
  • Fever
  • Itching or burning of genitals or rectal area
  • Pain during sex