Benefits of an Ultrasound

Pregnancy, Unexpected Pregnancy

An ultrasound, also called sonography is a painless, medical scan that uses sound waves to produce an image. There are many benefits of an ultrasound, and we recommend one be performed if you’re pregnant. The most common is to verify the gestational age of the fetus. This is especially helpful if you tend to have … Read More

Plan B

Abortion Information, Pregnancy, Unexpected Pregnancy

The 4-1-1 on the morning-after pill The morning-after pill, commonly known as emergency contraception is a pill(s) intended to betaken after unprotected sex, or contraceptive failure, to prevent pregnancy. The sooner you take the pill following sexual activity, the higher the effectiveness. There are 2 types of morning-after pills; Plan B One-Step ® and Ella. … Read More

Chances are, you could have an STI.

Life, Life Challenges, Loving Yourself, STDs

Do you know what an STI is? STI could easily mean “Silent Transmitted Infection”, but in reality it is a “Sexually Transmitted Infection”.  And very common at that — more than half of our population will get an STI or STD at some time in our lives. Contracting an sexually transmitted infection doesn’t happen from … Read More

How do I know I’m in a Healthy Relationship?

Life, Love, Loving Yourself, Relationships

The exposure of abusive relationships from public figures and entertainment personalities has caused birth to hashtags movements like #NOMORE, #TIMESUP, and #METOO.  The need for these movements confirms that many of us haven’t grown up in a house with good examples of what a healthy relationship looks like. This leaves us wondering if the relationship … Read More

What is the Abortion Pill?

Unexpected Pregnancy

You missed your period. The test you bought from the drugstore says “positive,” and now you’re frantically seeking options regarding an unplanned pregnancy. At Mosaic, we strive to inform you about your options and feel it’s important for you to know all the information before you make a decision. You may be considering the Abortion … Read More

Post – Abortion Recovery and Healing

Life

Mosaic Virginia offers free, confidential and non-judgmental post abortion recovery and support.  Learn more here. Abortion. It’s a controversial word. A controversial act. A legal debacle. It’s debated and discussed as much as gun rights. Ending it is the literal heartbeat of human rights movements across the nation. While keeping it legal, the outcome of … Read More