ABORTION INFORMATION

Questions You May Have About Abortion

  • Is my pregnancy even viable?
  • How far along am I?
  • What are the abortion procedures and risks?
  • Do I need to have an ultrasound before an abortion?
  • What happens after the abortion?
  • Are self-managed abortions (SMA) safe and legal?
  • How will an abortion affect my relationship with the father?
  • Do I even need to tell anyone I'm pregnant?
  • What are my patient rights?
  • Why does my blood type matter if I get an abortion?
  • What are the abortion laws in South Dakota?
  • What if I have already had an abortion?
  • What are the chances I will have a miscarriage?
  • Do I have any other options?

These are just a few of the many questions surrounding the thought of having an abortion. If you suspect that you might be pregnant, or even if you've had a positive pregnancy test, you may be needing answers and feeling pressure to make a decision quickly. The Alpha Center is here to support you throughout the decision making process. Your information will be kept confidential.

Already taken an abortion pill and unsure about your decision? It may not be too late to reverse the drug.

Have you, or someone you know, taken the first dose of the abortion pill (Mifeprex or RU-486)? It may not be too late to block the effects of this drug on the pregnancy but the time to act is now. Live advice and medical support can be found here, 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week.





*This center does not provide or refer for abortions.