How can an Ultrasound Help My Pregnancy Decision?

Did you just find out you’re pregnant? Are you struggling to decide what to do next? Pause and take a deep breath. You can do this. Certain circumstances in your life might feel overwhelming. You might be wondering what to do next.  An ultrasound is one of the best first steps you can take to


What Are the Risks of the Abortion Pill?

Woman considering the Abortion Pill

Chances are, if you are considering abortion, you have heard about the abortion pill. Although it may sound simple, there is a lot of information you need before making this decision. Abortion, any abortion, is a serious medical procedure. You owe it to yourself to get the facts. What Is The Abortion Pill? Although “abortion


Both Locations Now Taking Appointments!

Great News! Our Vestavia and Fultondale centers are now open for all services by appointment. Here’s what you need to know to plan your visit.


For Teens: 7 Myths & Facts about Sex

Teens Holding hands | 7 Myths & Facts about Sex

YOUR DECISIONS = YOUR DESTINY May is National Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month, and here at the PTC, we support this effort as part of our mission to help you have the best health and the best outcomes in your life.  If you’re between the ages of 15 and 25, this is the decade of your


Abortion Information Checklist

Abortion Information Checklist

Choosing an abortion is a significant decision. Just like any medical procedure, you need accurate, complete information. A lot of women say they didn’t feel like they had all the facts before choosing an abortion procedure. That can cause regrets and bad experiences. If you need detailed information, we’re happy to help. We can answer


New Changes to Center Hours & Operations

New Changes to Center Hours & Operations

Update as of 3/19/2020: We are monitoring the news closely and following guidance from public health officials. We are taking many steps to keep you safe: spacing out appointments, limiting the number of people in the center at one time, and taking extra time to clean and sanitize surfaces between clients. For the time being,


Important Update About Center Hours

Your health and safety is our top priority! In light of the rapidly-changing public health situation, we are monitoring the news closely. Here is our current plan as of 3/16/2020: Temporary Schedule We will remain open to serve you. But to protect you and our staff, we will have shorter hours. Our temporary schedule will


Am I Pregnant?

woman looking worried about early symptoms of pregnancy

Am I Pregnant or Paranoid? Are you having signs and symptoms of early pregnancy, or is it something else? It’s a very common worry for every sexually active woman. Sometimes it’s triggered by an unusual period. Sometime’s it’s because of a birth control problem like a broken condom or missing a birth control pill. Sometimes



I Might Have an STD – Can the PTC Help?

STD Help

If you’re worried about your sexual health, we’re here to help! Our medical clinic is licensed to test for many different types of STD’s, and we can provide treatment for some infections. Take a look at what we can do for you. Why is STD Testing So Important? If you’re sexually active, there’s always a